Tag Archives: Domestic VIolence

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Photoshopped CoverGirl Ad Calls Out Domestic Violence in the NFL

CoverGirl pressured to end NFL sponsorship

A photoshopped image of CoverGirl’s NFL ad campaign has put the brand in hot water…

By Courtney Connley

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NFL Catches Flak for Lack of Black Women on Domestic Violence Advisory Board

The Black Woman's Roundtable and Rev. Jesse Jackson call the league out on diversity

The NFL is in hot water for its lack of black women sitting on its…

By Courtney Connley

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Senator Cory Booker introduces domestic violence bill

Cory Booker Introduces Bill Aimed at Sports Leagues

Legislation focuses on help to support victims of domestic violence

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker has introduced a domestic violence bills that would strip away…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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The 15 #GoodellMustGo Tweets You Should See

Social media advocates for the NFL Commish's resignation

Twitter and social media are raising awareness about Roger Goodell’s ineptness through the #GoodellMustGo hashtag.

By Kevin L. Clark

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Ray Rice Loses Nike and EA Sports Endorsements

Ray Rice Loses Nike and EA Sports Endorsements

Baltimore Ravens are also giving fans an opportunity to trade in their Rice jerseys

Former Baltimore Ravens player, Ray Rice, losing endorsements by Nike and EA Sports. Ravens are…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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#WhyIStayed: Top 10 Twitter Reactions to Ray Rice Scandal

Twin hashtags go viral and spark a necessary discussion

Ray Rice’s abuse outted via video sparked creation of twin trending hashtags, #WhyIStayed and #WhyILeft.…

By Kevin L. Clark

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If Ray Rice Were Your Employee: 4 Factors to Consider When Terminating for Misconduct Off the Field

How to be sure you have the proper protocol in place for firing someone

The Baltimore Ravens terminated Ray Rice, but what about your employees as an everyday professional?…

By Nicole Cober

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The NFL Partners with Domestic Violence Groups

NFL Establishes Stricter Domestic Violence Penalties

First offense warrants a six-game unpaid ban and lifetime ban for a 2nd offense

NFL has established six-game unpaid ban for first-time violators of league’s domestic violence policy and…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Columbus Short Makes Plea Deal in Domestic Abuse Case

Columbus Short Accepts Plea Deal After Missing Court Date

Actor is due back in court on Nov. 21

Ex-Scandal actor, Columbus Short, accepted a plea deal after missing a court date

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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NFL Considers Tougher Penalties for Domestic Violence

Uproar of 2-game suspension given to Ray Rice has sparked concerns

After the Ray Rice 2-game suspension on his domestic violence case, the NFL received backlash…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Ray Rice and Stephen A. Smith: The Manifestation of the Hypocrisy of Sports

Sports have become a Roman Gladius that wields power and cuts deep

The Shadow League’s Yussuf Khan discusses the problem with the mindset of how domestic violence…

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Stephen A. Smith Suspended Over Domestic Abuse Comments

Sportscaster off air until August 6th

ESPN suspends Stephen A. Smith over controversial domestic violence comments said on air on ‘First…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Twitter Reacts to Stephen A. Smith’s ‘Domestic Violence’ Comments

Apology issued but damage already done

ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith put his foot in his mouth when sharing his thoughts about…

By Kevin L. Clark

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Coolio Arrested For Attacking His Baby’s Mother

He is the latest artist caught up in domestic violence charges

Will this trend of rappers behaving badly ever end?

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Former New York Yankee Gets Arrested on Christmas

Baseball player brings in the holidays in jail.

Holidays can be a volatile time. Expectations are high and many people are reveling. This…

By Sasha King

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Domestic Violence Charges get Dropped for Dez Bryant

Judge offers counseling for star wide receiver

ez Bryant, the wide receiver for the Dallas Cowboys is getting a reprieve in court.…

By Sasha King

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Katt Williams Hit with $5 Million Lawsuit for Allegedly Punching Assistant

The comedian has his latest dust-up with authorities

Melissa Ishage filed a $5 million lawsuit in Los Angeles claiming that Katt Williams punched…

By Demetria Irwin

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Activists Paste Posters of Battered Rihanna to Protest Chris Brown Concert

Activists in Sweden are protesting Chris Brown’s upcoming concerts in the country by pasting up…

By Laurence Afums

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Chris Brown Launches Symphonic Love Foundation

Singer gives back to the youth

Singer gives back to the youth

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Chris Brown, Rihanna Possibly Recording New Music Together?

Are fans ready for these two as a couple again?

Are fans ready for these two as a couple again?

By Demetria Irwin

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Evelyn Lozada Says She’s ‘Afraid,’ Chad Johnson ‘Needs to Get Help’

Reality star says estranged husband needs 'help'

Reality star says estranged husband needs ‘help’

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NY Man Accused Of Beheading Claims He Was Battered

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A western New York man accused of beheading his wife at…

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