Judge’s Sentence In Domestic Violence Case: Buy Wife Flowers, Card, Take Her Out To Dinner & Bowling
There’s nothing light-hearted about Broward Circuit Judge John “Jay” Hurley’s cavalier ruling this week ordering a man accused of domestic violence to buy his wife flowers and a card, and take her out to dinner and bowling.
Oftentimes, in domestic abuse cases, be it physical, emotional, or verbal, that’s exactly what the abuser does afterward: Show [...]
St. Paul, MN – A St. Paul man who stabbed his estranged wife 63 times pleaded guilty to second-degree murder Thursday in Ramsey County District Court.
Moua Her will be sentenced Sept. 13 to 35 years in prison, according to the terms of the plea agreement.
Moua Her, 29, killed Sheng Vang in 2004 after a [...]
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX — A Corpus Christi man accused of killing three women in what police described as a domestic violence case already was on probation for stabbing a former girlfriend.
Jacob Gonzalez, 21, was arrested on suspicion of three counts of capital murder Wednesday shortly after the shootings of Virginia “Gina” Rodela, 21, Vivianna Amaya, [...]
BARSTOW, CALIF. — 62-year-old William Wade of Barstow was sentenced to six years in prison Friday for brutally beating and torturing his 43-year-old, live-in girlfriend, but in an unusual twist, the victim Debra Harper, also went to jail.
The Barstow police report obtained by CBS2 reveals the level of violence the victim endured. She told [...]
COLFAX, Wash. — A man arrested in a domestic violence case is jailed on suspicion of strangling his girlfriend and cutting the words “do not resuscitate” into her chest.
Nathaniel Simon, 54, was arrested Tuesday by Whitman County deputies and jailed for investigation of assault and unlawful imprisonment. He appeared in court Wednesday and his bond [...]
BARSTOW, CA • In a rare occurrence, a domestic violence victim is facing jail time for perjury for covering up a beating.
Deborah Harper, 43, of Barstow, was the victim in a domestic violence case that ended Wednesday with the conviction of her boyfriend William Wade, 62, of Barstow in a jury trial.
A tape of [...]
An armed man holding a bouquet of flowers walked into a Queens pharmacy on Thursday and shot and killed his ex-wife — who had an order of protection against him — and then went home and killed himself, the authorities said.
They said that the shooter, Alex Figueroa, 38, opened fire about 3:40 p.m. inside Crescent [...]
SALISBURY — A Salisbury man was sentenced to 10 years in jail after he was convicted of assault during a Wicomico County Circuit Court plea hearing this week.
A judge suspended all of the sentence for 25-year-old David Kroon except for time already served, according to court records.
He has been held at the Wicomico Detention Center [...]
KALAMAZOO — Rollon Michael Marko had been smoking pot and drinking in his apartment when he picked up his gun and pointed it at his 19-year-old pregnant girlfriend.
“You intended to scare her with it?” John Anderegg, Kalamazoo County Assistant Prosecuting Attorney asked Marko in court Monday.
“Yes,” Marko replied.
“You pulled the trigger and the gun went [...]
DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. — The arraignment of Trenton Orendorf was delayed Monday when the judge found the defendant was not able to understand the proceedings.
Orendorf, 40, is accused of shooting his pregnant wife Saturday in Castle Rock. He is being held on suspicion of domestic violence and assault.
Shannon Orendorf, 33, is in stable condition at [...]