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Disturbing pictures of an injured kindergartner from Pascagoula have made a mother's call for action go viral online.More >>
Disturbing pictures of an injured kindergartner from Pascagoula have made a mother's call for action go viral online. Friends and family of a Pascagoula kindergarten student have created a Facebook page and GoFundMe.com account claiming the girl was attacked on the playground this week by another student.More >>
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A cross was burned in the yard of a Smith County man after what his family is referring to as a vicious hate crime occurred. Family members say that Craig Wilson was beaten with brass knuckles and shotMore >>
A burning cross, a Smith county man beaten and shot by a family member, and in critical condition. We are told this is much more than a family feud, and outraged family members are calling it a "hate crime."
An Adrian judge under fire for his handling of a custody case involving a deployed U.S. service member has delayed the case in the face of controversy and protests.
Michigan Circuit Court Judge Margaret Noe originally ordered Navy Petty Officer Matthew Hindes to appear in court for a child custody hearing, even though Hindes is currently deployed in the guided missile submarine U.S.S. Michigan. Hindes has had custody of his young daughter for the past four years, but now that custody is being challenged.
The order stirred up controversy across the country, because it seems Judge Noe has disregarded the Service Members Civil Relief Act, which grants active service members a minimum of 90-days stay for court proceedings.
On Monday, Judge Noe delayed the proceedings until October at the earliest. Judge Noe told those in the courtroom she had been unaware Hindes was deployed on a submarine when she made the order.
Without Hindes in court, Judge Noe went on to grant his ex-wife Angela Hindes the right to see her daughter once a month on Monday. The judge says the earliest Angela Hindes could see her daughter is this weekend. Angela Hindes would have to pay half of the cost to transport her daughter to Washington state, where Angela lives.
"I'm happy. I'm happy he's not under the warrant. I'm very
proud that everybody has come out for us," said Michelle Monday, Hindes's