Cassie Opens Up About Domestic Violence Journey, Emphasizes Continuous Healing and Community Support

In a heartfelt Instagram post, singer and actress Cassie, 37, expressed her profound gratitude towards her family, friends, and supporters for their unyielding love and support as she navigates the emotional aftermath of past domestic violence. The star, mother to daughters Frankie, 4, and Sunny, 2, alongside her husband Alex Fine, shared how these experiences have shaped her. Cassie described domestic violence as a pivotal issue that transformed her into someone she barely recognized. Her journey through healing has been arduous and, while she says she’s in a better place now, the recovery is ongoing … Read more

Judge Glenda Hatchett Takes Former Georgia Sheriff to Court, Seeking Justice and Healing for Emotional Distress After Assault

MARIETTA, Ga. – Glenda Hatchett, also known as “Judge Hatchett” from television, is taking a former Georgia sheriff to court in a civil lawsuit. The lawsuit alleges that Hatchett suffered emotional distress after being groped by the ex-sheriff two years ago. The former Bleckley County Sheriff, Kris Coody, pleaded guilty to misdemeanor sexual battery last year before resigning from his position. Hatchett filed the lawsuit in Cobb County’s state court last month, claiming intense emotional distress following the violation by Coody. The incident occurred at a Georgia Sheriff’s Association convention in January 2022. Hatchett said … Read more

Healing the Father-Daughter Wound: Navigating a Close Relationship with Father-in-Law

Los Angeles, California – A woman seeks advice on how to navigate a complicated relationship with her father and father-in-law. In a letter to advice columnist Carolyn Hax, she explains that she grew up in a dysfunctional and abusive environment, primarily under the care of her maternal grandmother. Despite her difficult childhood, she emphasizes that her father always tried his best to support her. Recently, the woman received a promotion at work and expressed gratitude towards her father-in-law for his guidance. However, her father reacted with jealousy, insinuating that she wished her father-in-law was her … Read more

Emerald Garner: From Tragedy to Triumph, Activist Turned Author Finds Healing and Her Voice in New Book

GARY, Ind. – Emerald Garner, an activist and author, has faced tragedy throughout her life. The youngest daughter of the late Eric Garner, she witnessed her father’s murder at the hands of the police, a horrific event that was captured on video and broadcasted widely. Eric Garner’s last words, “I can’t breathe,” became a powerful rallying cry for the social justice movement. The police officer involved, Daniel Pantaleo, was later fired for using an unauthorized chokehold to restrain Garner, a 43-year-old Black man who had been arrested for selling loose cigarettes. Pantaleo’s failed attempt to … Read more