Dentist Robert Geary contends that Scientologists not only called his bank to increase his credit card limit, but also forged his signature on a $20,000 loan application. At one point, Geary claims, Scientologists even held his wife, Dorothy, hostage for two weeks in a mountain cabin, after which she was hospitalized for a nervous breakdown. The Church of Scientology not only takes the money of its followers, but it has also takes a lives. Noah Lottick, a former member of Scientology, was a Russian Studies student who committed suicide shortly after leaving the Church of Scientology. The Church of Scientology just is not good for
However, she had been given doses of morphine to help calm her nerves after the murders of her father and his wife. Lizzie was seen burning a dress shortly after, claiming it was an old one that had been ruined with paint. Lizzie Borden was arrested on August 11, 1892 for the double homicide. Her trial began nearly a year later on June 5, 1893. The mangled skulls of Mr. and Mrs. Borden were unveiled in the courtroom as evidence, thus causing such a shock that Lizzie fainted at the sight of them.
Heather Hogue 9/28/2015 CRMJ 358-001 ECA: Shattered Summary The book I chose to read was called “Shattered” by Debra Puglisi Sharp and Marjorie Preston. It depicts Debra’s life and how she was kidnapped from her home in April, 1998. She was a loving wife to her husband, Nino, who died being shot by the kidnapper. She also has two twins who were in college at the time named Michael and Melissa. Debra was tending to her garden when she then goes back into the house and is hit on the head by the kidnapper knocking her off her feet.
Accused of ignoring their employees’ safety, Triangle owners Blanck and Harris were charged with manslaughter. During the three week trial angry citizens screamed, “Murderers! Murderers! Make them suffer for killing our children!” Lawyers argued that Blanck and Harris kept all of the Triangle doors locked during the workday, therefore causing many of the deaths. Weighing the evidence, however, the
In the film Silver Linings Playbook, Pat Junior was placed into a psychiatric institution due to beating up the man his ex-wife, Nikki, was cheating on Pat Junior with. After he has been there for the required court mandated eight months, his mother discharges Pat from the psychiatric institution against medical advice. While there, it is found that Pat Junior has bi-polar disorder and dislikes taking his medication since he claims it makes his mind foggy. When he returns home, there are a series of unethical events that occur involving his new friend Tiffany and Pat Juniors parents. Tiffany deceives Pat Jr. in a multitude of ways in order to take his mind of off Nikki, whom he wants to win back.
All I remember on March 25th, 2011 is that my family received a phone call that sent my sister and I into a state of turmoil and denial. We were informed that both our aunt and uncle were murdered the day before by their neighbor. In the mid 1990s, this neighbor was diagnosed with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. This neighbor lived alone in a home where he possessed 10 firearms. After hearing this news I had mixed feelings of frustration and betrayal.
After Jargis is released from jail his wife, Ona, dies in childbirth. Jargis, unable to cope with this, starts drinking. Teta Elzbieta, Ona’s stepmother, has to ration his money so the family can live. Jargis loses a number of jobs and runs into another misfortune when he comes home from his job at the steel mill to find that his youngest son drowned in a flooded street in
Afterwards, Paul’s father could not find employment and fell into despair ending with a shotgun blast to his head. Paul is having hard time as well being laid off in the last three months and receiving an eviction notice. Paul has been referred to get help because he has difficulty getting out of bed in the mornings (hypersomnia), greatly diminished ability to think and concentrate on tasks, and suicidal ideation with a plan in place. These have been going on for a long time to the effect that Paul can’t remember a time when he wasn’t feeling these symptoms. As of the last month, Paul has been experiencing symptoms of Major Depressive Episodes.
The defining moment was the point at which one of Mildred and Richard 's children was hit by a drunk driver. During the 1960s white racists targeted African Americans, this way bad timing for Mildred. Mildred Loving watched a cross being burned on her mom 's yard as the Loving case moved gradually through the court
An example of this would be in the article “Sikhs protest 1984 genocide, India alleged human rights violation in L.A. March” by Dana Bartholomew which states that “Janki Kaur was a young mother of two with a third child on its way when she attended a brother’s wedding at her mother’s house outside of New Deli. The 27 men in the house were killed, she said, including her husband. Many of the women were also raped.”(2). This horrible events that happened India may have helped push the creation of the movie along. The reason that it is most likely people will remember it is because it wasn’t just one man that was killed nor was it two, but it was a whole family and the many others that weren't mentioned in the quote.
Former delinquent takes on Government and wins Vickie Lee Roach receives her degree. August 31, 2007 The champion of prisoners ' rights had an unlikely path to High Court victory, writes Karen Kissane. VICKIE Lee Roach was taken from her mother when she was two and thinks of herself as a member of the stolen generation. She is in jail because she left a young man with burns to 45 per cent of his body after she smashed into his car while trying to escape police. At the time, she had alcohol, four kinds of tranquillisers, morphine and a cannabis-related substance in her blood.