Child Abuse In Dallas

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  1. ScorpDX

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    Dallas, TX (AP) - A seven year old boy was at the center of a Dallas County 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 regulation requiring that family unity be maintained to the highest degree reasonably 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 and said 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 the child welfare officials, the judge granted temporary custody to the Dallas Cowboys professional football team, whom the boy firmly believes are not capable of beating anyone.
     

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  2. gvillager

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    I don't believe it. Link please...
     
  3. Kelmar

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    I think it's meant to be a joke ;) Reread the last few words.
     
  4. ScorpDX

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    I guess you gotta live around here to get it...
     
  5. gvillager

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    I still don't believe it. ;)
     
  6. gvillager

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    Or actually watch a football game. :cool: I don't really care who wins or loses. Professional sports is nothing more than a business to me.
     
  7. Musky

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    I thought it was great, sure had me going for a while! Well done!
     
  8. DaSchmarotzer

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    Good one, I fell for it. :D

    I deserved it, let's see if someone remembers why. :p
     
  9. Musky

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    Ummm, you're an abuser? No wait, that can't be it :D

    J/K!
     
  10. Kelmar

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    Ding! :D
     
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  11. dan330

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    hahaa.. LOL.. thanks.. had me till the end!
     
  12. Crude

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    lol i got it on the first pass
     
  13. child abuse is not funny. But Im ashamed to say I LMFAO!
     
  14. ScorpDX

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    That was my thoughts on it too so I posted it here. This way if others are laughing too then I won't feel as bad!
     
  15. Strings

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    Well, as someone who works with abused kids, *I* LMAO.

    If I can do so without feeling guilty, you should be able to!

    Except for DaSchmarotzer: you should feel guilty... :p
     
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