Category Archives: Family Abuse

“I Feel No Shame” Marilyn Van Derbur, Miss America, Survivor

Marilyn Van Derbur was born in 1937 and became Miss Colorado 1957 and in 1958 Miss America. Marilyn is an incest survivor, who blanked out what happened to her until her late 30’s. A while later she suffered intermittent paralysis … Continue reading

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Incoming Family Court President Misunderstands…..

People have been asking if I am ok as I have not posted for a while. I am ok, thanks for your concern. – This post from the excellent Reseaching Reform blog reveals worrying misunderstandings by the incoming President of … Continue reading

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Starmer Review on 2 Court Cases of Child Rape linked to Terrorism in Northern Ireland

A review by now ex Director of Public Prosecutions Keith Starmer into the prosecutions of child abuse linked to terrorism has been released today. The Report is available here as pdf download wordpress [1b] or from PPSNI as pdf download … Continue reading

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Report of the Panel of Inquiry into the death of Lucy Gates 1982

Please note that victims of abuse may be triggered by reading this information. The Sanctuary for the Abused [A] has advice on how to prevent triggers.  National Association for People Abused in Childhood [B] has a freephone helpline and has … Continue reading

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