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“I wish this was you!” Carly Marra Stabs Teddy Bear Faces Prison

March 4, 2014


By Laura Hancock/Casper Star Tribune A Casper  Wyoming woman faces prison time after allegedly stabbing a white, 5-foot-tall teddy bear given to her by a boyfriend and telling him, “I wish this was you!” Prosecutors charged Carly Marra with aggravated assault and battery, a felony, and possession of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor. She is […]

Hit and run wife who deliberately mowed down ‘violent’ husband avoids jail because couple are still in love

December 11, 2013


Sally Stickland, 72, had an 18-month jail sentence for hitting John, 73, suspended for two years and the couple hugged as she walked free. How deep is your love: Sally Strickland deliberately ran over her husband John – but has avoided jail By: Vicky Smith/UK Mirror A pensioner who ran over her husband then drove […]

SUCKING it up for the HOLIDAYS

November 20, 2013


From the Butterball ads, to the movies and TV specials.  Tis the season to be sucked in, fa,la,la,la,la,la la la.    Where everyone makes it on time to cut the perfect Turkey.   Sucked in by perfect images of  flawless food and the perfect family. Its all kisses and hugs…Ahhhh, what  a crock! Thanksgiving and Christmas  with […]

For Orthodox Women, Getting a Divorce Can Take Years

November 10, 2013

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Tens of thousands of Ultra-Orthodox Jews of the Belz Hasidic  Dynasty take part in a wedding ceremony. (Uriel Sinai/Getty) BY HILLARY BRENHOUSE/Daily Beast For Orthodox women whose husbands are reluctant to grant them a religious divorce, the process of obtaining their freedom can drag out for years.   Last month, an FBI sting operation netted a […]

Joe Rickey Hundley, Plead Guilty for Slapping 19 month old child on plane ( “shut that nigger baby up”)

October 5, 2013


Earlier this year, sixty year old Joe Rickey Hundley,  slapped a 19th month old child for crying on a Delta flight from Minneapolis to Atlanta . Hundley faces a maximum of one year in prison (and a $100,000 fine) for assaulting someone under the age of 16, Prosecutors will recommend a six-month prison term when Hundley […]

Hoping the hitting will stop

September 28, 2013

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Craving something sweet, I stopped at one of my favorite Markets in Natomas.  While I was cruising the bakery, a woman ran into the store saying a man was attacking a woman outside.    The Security Guard and  a few us  ran outside and found a man aggressively yelling and pushing a crying young  pregnant […]

UAE:Parents drag kids to court for revenge

September 16, 2013

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By:Ahmed Shaaban/Khaleej Times Dubai A divorced mother who taught her daughter to dance and then posted private pictures of the girl online in order to blackmail the girl’s father is one of the 63 family disputes seen this year by the RAK Courts.   Jassim Al Makki , Head of the Family Counseling Section at […]

India’s women: Big strides but a long way to go

March 21, 2013

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Indian women might have broken through the glass ceiling on the political, professional and corporate fronts, and urban women especially have made remarkable progress and asserted their independence in many areas involving their career and personal choices, but the fact remains that insecurity haunts them on the streets, in offices, in their own homes or even in the mother’s […]

Delhi unsafe for women, police to blame

February 8, 2013

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Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit New Delhi A day after a man shoved an iron rod down a young woman’s throat when she resisted his attempts to rape her, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit trained her guns on the police again saying women do not feel safe in the national capital. “Women don’t feel safe in Delhi. There […]

There can be consequences for not finishing the job. Ask Jilberto Deleon.

January 1, 2013


Older men younger woman relationships are common, it’s not unusual to see a twenty something  woman with a man in his 50′s.   But a  50 something woman  with a 20 something man was a rarity, Joan Collins and Cher had a field to themselves. (Joan is off the market , Mrs Gibson‘s husband is 32 […]


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