Saturday, January 31, 2015

Top Court Upholds Murder Conviction Of Man Who Stabbed Wife 183 Times

October 2, 2012 by admin  
Filed under Domestic Abuse

Cobb County, GA – A man appealed his murder conviction in the death of his estranged wife who was slashed and stabbed 183 times outside the Cobb County home while her 9-year-old son slept.
But on Monday, the Georgia Supreme Court rejected the man’s claims that the trial court made numerous errors and unanimously upheld his [...]

Through My Eyes: Surviving Sexual Assault

April 21, 2012 by admin  
Filed under Advice-News

by Airman Daniel B. Blackwell
20th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
4/19/2012 – SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, S.C. (AFNS) — “That night, my whole world turned upside down,” said Airman Samantha Smith, a sexual assault survivor in the Air Force.
On the night Smith was recalling, she became a victim of sexual assault and took her first of many [...]

Man Who Raped Woman With Girlfriend Nearby Gets 50 Years

October 19, 2011 by admin  
Filed under Advice-News

AKRON, Ohio – A 43-year-old Akron man was sentenced to spend at least the next 50 years in prison on rape and kidnapping charges.
As part of sentencing, Richard Culp, 43, was also classified as a tier three sex offender on Tuesday.
Prosecutors said Culp and his girlfriend asked a woman for a ride home back in [...]

Days After Release From Jail For Breaking Into Disabled Woman’s Home Man Returns And Rapes Her

April 1, 2011 by admin  
Filed under Advice-News

Just days after being released from jail for breaking into a disabled Joliet woman’s home and beating her with a stick, the man returned and forced his way inside again, this time raping the woman and choking her until she passed out, prosecutors said today.
The woman awoke in a pool of her blood to find [...]

Man Charged With Raping 80-Year-Old In-Law

January 21, 2011 by admin  
Filed under Advice-News, Domestic Abuse

RICHMOND — A Richmond man will be arraigned Friday on charges that he raped an 80-year-old in-law at knife point in her own home.
Anthony Square, 44, had been living with the victim, being paid $40 every two weeks to cook her meals and do household chores, said Square’s father, who asked that his name not [...]

Special Task Force Looking For Serial Strangler In Phila. – 3 Women Dead

December 6, 2010 by admin  
Filed under Advice-News

JUNIATA – December 5, 2010 (WPVI) — A special task force is now investigating what may be the work of a serial strangler. The latest case involves a woman found strangled in the Juniata Park section of Philadelphia.
“She was life, she was full of life,” Karen Emery said to Action News, speaking about her 23-year-old [...]

First Dating Tip: How To Have Fun On A Big Date

March 28, 2010 by admin  
Filed under Advice-News

Okay, the guy you’ve been crushing on forever just called and asked you out. You want the night to be perfect. Follow these first dating tips to have a wonderful, safe time.
First Dating Tip #1: Clarify the Details
When you hear the words “big date,” you may be thinking formal gowns and tuxedos. Your guy may [...]

Self Help for Happiness – the Negative Bias of the Brain

March 20, 2010 by admin  
Filed under Advice-News

When we were lowly cavemen we had a certain defense mechanism to help keep us alive. The brains negative bias helped us spot danger while making us remember were danger lurked. Our brains saw and remembered threats, it warned us to keep us safe. We needed this thinking to help keep man alive.
The negative bias [...]