Jury Hears From Expert on Strangulation

Posted on June 12, 2013

Both Heiser and Seaton presented their opening arguments in the late morning after which the prosecution called forth its first witness. Nurse Beth Kuehn was  Continue Reading »

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A Lesson on Identifying Signs of Strangulation

Posted on May 29, 2013

“We know that domestic violence is extremely costly,” Berthiaume said. “As health care providers and mental health care providers it is important that we can  Continue Reading »

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D.A. Gets Cold-Case Murder Indictment

Posted on May 22, 2013

Harmel followed Kalaher to her vehicle and got inside, Duty said, where he took her to an ATM and demanded she withdraw money from her  Continue Reading »

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Celebrating Michigan’s New Felony Strangulation Law

Posted on May 22, 2013

The new law makes strangulation or suffocation a felony punishable by imprisonment for up to 10 years and/or a fine of up to $5,000. Strangling  Continue Reading »

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1st Conviction in Covington Co. Under New Law

Posted on April 10, 2013

District Attorney Walt Merrell stated after Godwin’s plea that, “this is a landmark for Covington County. Women have suffered too long at the hands of  Continue Reading »

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