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Violence Against Women: Video Shows Confession in MS-13 Gang Murder

Venus Romero Iraheta pleaded guilty to murdering a 15-year-old girl. MS-13, Mara Salvatrucha, is a notoriously violent criminal gang formed in Los Angeles in the 1980s by “millions of immigrants from El Salvador [who] came to the United States after a violent civil war” in that country (which President Trump recently called a “sh–hole”). Last […]

Violence Against Women: Convict Kills His Mother’s Girlfriend and Her Daughter

Marlin Larice Joseph is accused of murder in Florida. Marlin Larice Joseph, 26, has tattoos on his face. In 2013, he was charged with “lewd behavior” involving a 13-year-old girl, and was sentenced to prison. He served less than a year of that sentence, and was living with his mother, Robin Denson, in West Palm […]

Violence Against Women Update: Louisiana Murder Suspect Arrested

Deaundrey Cole was arrested Sunday in Portland, Oregon. On the day before Mother’s Day last year, two women were murdered in Monroe, Louisiana. Deborah Collins, 60, and Florica Green, 36, were killed in a drive-by shooting, along with 17-year-old Darvis Jones. Police say neither of the women had anything to do with the dispute that […]

TWO MEN CHARGED IN MURDER OF LESBIAN COUPLE, TWO CHILDREN

Murder suspects Justin Mann (left) and James White (right). Breaking news from upstate New York: Two Schenectady men were arraigned on several murder charges Saturday morning following the brutal slayings of two women and two children. Justin C. Mann and James W. White are each charged with a count of first-degree murder and four counts […]

‘Heinous Atrocity’: N.Y. Lesbian Couple, Two Children Brutally Murdered

Left to right: Shanta Myers, Brandi Mells, Jeremiah Myers, Shanise Myers. News from Troy, N.Y.: Police are working to try and unravel the mystery of who killed a woman, her partner and her two young children, whose bodies were found in a riverfront apartment house the day after Christmas. “After being in this business for […]

Violence Against Women Update: Houston Mother Killed, Baby Kidnapped

  Grim news for the holidays: A Texas woman killed a mother and kidnapped her infant daughter in an attempt to cover up her own miscarriage, police say. The murder and abduction triggered a nationwide Amber Alert for 6-week-old Shamali Flores, who was found unharmed Thursday. Erika Miranda-Alvarez, 28, was arrested and charged with the […]

Transphobic Violence Update

Police say “Jessica” Winkler murdered “Rhiannon” Layendecker. Earlier this week, I noted what seemed to be a case of “violence against women” that feminists would ignore: A lesbian in Florida who police say confessed to killing her wife. Turns out I was mistaken: “The two women are both transgender and neighbors say they kept to […]

DNA Tests Identify 817 Serial Rapists in One County: Can You Guess Which One?

Wayne County, Michigan — that’s metro Detroit: Ten thousand rape kits tested. One hundred twenty-seven convictions won, 1,947 cases investigated, 817 serial rapists identified. It’s been a long eight years for Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy. In 2009, 11,341 untested sexual assault kits — the results of an hours-long process that collects evidence from the […]

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