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Texas Teen’s Fatal DWI Defense: ‘Affluenza’

FORT WORTH, Texas — The American Psychiatric Association says it does not recognize the diagnosis of ‘affluenza,’ that a psychologist said a wealthy North Texas teenager suffered from when he killed four pedestrians while driving drunk.

 

The association says Thursday there is no such diagnosis in its most recent manual published in May.