Category: Child Abuse Issues

Elizabeth Smart Shines A Light

And she looks radiant doing so. Elizabeth Smart began testifying today against her former captor, Brian David Mitchell, during a hearing to determine if he is competent to stand trial. It’s hard to believe that seven years have passed since she was rescued. In the few times I’ve seen her speak (on Oprah), she consistently …

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Musings On Mackenzie Phillips

09/30/09 ETA: If I gave the slightest impression that my focus here is derived from anything other than concern for Mackenzie Phillips’ well-being, please read my follow up statement in the comments. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ For over 30 years, Mackenzie Phillips’ life has been a train wreck, punctuated …

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