All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘domestic violence’

Jenelle Evans Arrested For A 15th Time After Assaulting Ex-Fiance

The law of averages dictates that you should get lucky after several tries. In Jenelle Evans case, she got a get out of jail free card. The Teen Mom 2 mainstay had a police warrant put out for her after she attacked her ex-fiance Nathan Griffith. The drama started on May 26 when the volatile Evans went to Griffith’s house. …

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Christy Mack Getting New Tat to Block Out “Property of War Machine”

Christy Mack is getting that regrettable tattoo blocked out. You know, the one that says: “Property of War Machine.” Christy Mack and MMA fighter “War Machine”, AKA Jon Koppenhaver, used to be an item. Then he — allegedly — beat the hell out of her. Since then, they sorta cooled off. Koppenhaver was arrested, Christy Mack has undergone surgeries, and …

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Halle Berry Opens Up About Terrifying Domestic Violence

Halle Berry seems like a woman who isn’t afraid of much; in 2013 she helped get a bill passed that would ensure the safety of celebrities and their children from paparazzi, and last year she took on a much-talked about television role–while pregnant herself–about an astronaut who heads into space only to come home pregnant. But recently the actress opened …

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Brooke Axtell With Katy Perry: Spoken-Word Piece On Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault at Grammys

Brooke Axtell joined Katy Perry at the Grammy Awards on Sunday. Katy Perry sang a song called ‘By the Grace of God’ from her most recent album ‘Prism,’ and Brooke Axtell performed a spoken-word piece about domestic violence and sexual assault. Both women took the stage following President Obama’s televised message supporting the cause. “It’s on us–all of us–to create …

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Katy Perry Gives Moving ‘By the Grace of God’ Performance Against Domestic Abuse at Grammys

Katy Perry made a powerful and moving statement against domestic abuse with her Grammys performance of her Prism ballad By the Grace of God Sunday. The segment featuring Katy Perry’s performance started with a taped video from President Barack Obama urging the end of “violence against women and girls” in order to “change our culture for the better.” “It’s not …

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Nordstrom Black Friday Shooting Victim Dies

A man walked into a Chicago Nordstrom department store during its Black Friday event, and shot his ex-girlfriend in the back of her head, before turning the gun on himself. The victim has since died. Authorities say 31-year-old Marcus Dee approached Nadia Ezaldein, 22, shot her, and then committed suicide. Ezaldein was pronounced dead at 3:43 p.m. on Saturday, according …

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Christy Mack Testifies as War Machine Laughs in Court

The story of Christy Mack and War Machine has dragged on since August. Last month, Christy Mack was supposed to get the chance to tell a judge in Las Vegas what happened to her on the night she was allegedly beaten by her MMA fighter ex-boyfriend. But War Machine’s lawyers were able to get a continuance on that hearing, possibly …

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Christy Mack: War Machine Says Mack “Deserved This”

Ever since the news of Christy Mack’s alleged beating at the hands of Jon Koppenhaver, AKA War Machine, people have been divided into two camps: fans or supporters of Christy Mack, and fans or supporters of Koppenhaver. Mack’s case has become a rallying cry for opponents of domestic violence. She has tweeted photos of her recovery, listed details about her …

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Christy Mack Ready to Testify Tomorrow; But War Machine Looks for a Deal

Christy Mack is ready to face War Machine in court. But War Machine may be looking for time to cut a deal. The former porn star, who police say was brutally beaten by her MMA-figher ex-boyfriend Jonathan Koppenhaver — AKA War Machine — was slated to testify against him in a hearing tomorrow. But Koppenhaver’s attorney is asking for more …

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Christy Mack Out of Surgery Today, Testifies Against War Machine Soon

Porn star and domestic abuse awareness champion Christy Mack still has a long road ahead of her. After her alleged beating at the hands of ex-boyfriend and MMA fighter, Jonathan Koppenhaver, who goes by the name War Machine, Mack was left with life-threatening injuries. The saga of bringing her attacker to justice continues still. Mack is slated to testify against …

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Hope Solo Still Playing Soccer In Spite Of Domestic Violence Charges

A lot of athletes have been involved in domestic violence incidents lately and most of them had been fined and either banned from a set number of games or the sport entirely. Hope Solo is also facing domestic violence charges, but she is still playing soccer and has so far received no punishment from the league. In June, Solo was …

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Christy Mack and Face Forward: Helping Domestic Violence Victims

Recently, domestic violence victim Christy Mack, who was allegedly beaten by an ex-boyfriend, tweeted out an update to her fans and supporters about her recovery. In addition to details about her own injuries and road to recovery, Mack talked about an event that she recently attended. “After having makeup done and dressing up for yesterday’s charity event, I felt much …

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