Among other things, Gretchen's family must keep its distance from schools. Photo via Flickr user Kelly Hunter. Life Inside is an ongoing collaboration between The Marshall Project and VICE that offers first-person perspectives from those who live and work in the criminal justice system. In , about six months before Gretchen met her husband, David, he was charged with sexual assault.
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Van Den Bleeken is to be transferred from his prison in Bruges to a hospital within the next few days where he will be euthanised, he said. Belgium legalised euthanasia in , the second country in the world to do so after The Netherlands, and logged a record 1, cases of euthanasia in Van Den Bleeken, considering himself a menace to society, had refused to be considered for early parole, but found the conditions of his detention inhumane. He had requested a transfer to a specialised psychiatric centre in The Netherlands for treatment or, failing that, a mercy killing. Belgian authorities denied the transfer request earlier this year. A source close to the case said Van Den Bleeken had been informed that a new centre providing appropriate psychiatric care would open later this year in Belgium.
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