Re: Unprecedented court ruling in Ohio
- Much Appreciated Laughter.
(I'm always looking for new ways to make fun of the Browns)
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "dugger_rockz" <dugger_rockz@...>
> Cleveland, OH (AP) - A seven-year-old boy was at the center of a
> Cleveland courtroom drama yesterday when he challenged a court ruling
> over who should have custody of him. The boy has a history of being
> beaten by his parents and the judge initially awarded custody to his
> aunt, in keeping with child custody law and regulations requiring that
> family unity be maintained to the degree possible
> The boy surprised the court when he proclaimed that his aunt beat him
> more than his parents and he adamantly refused to live with her. When
> the judge then suggested that he live with his grandparents, the boy
> cried out that they also beat him.
> After considering the remainder of the immediate family and learning
> that domestic violence was apparently a way of life among them, the
> judge took the unprecedented step of allowing the boy to propose who
> should have custody of him.
> After two recesses to check legal references and confer with child
> officials, the judge granted temporary custody to the Cleveland
> Browns, whom
> the boy firmly believes is not capable of beating anyone.
> Just trying lighten the mood in here as of late. Have a good weekend