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Friday, October 14, 2005

What A Country

From Yahoo! News:
Woman Accused of Jolting Mom With Stun Gun

Fri Oct 14, 7:49 AM ET

SEATTLE - A woman has been charged with second-degree attempted murder in a nighttime attack on her 72-year-old mother, who was tied up, beaten and jolted with a powerful stun gun for hours, court documents say.

Jaimi Cyr, 40, was charged Wednesday in the Oct. 7 attack on her mother, Jean Cyr of Black Diamond.

The elder Cyr, awakened by a 300,000-volt jolt of electricity, was wrapped in duct tape that covered her eyes, nose and most of her mouth, court records say. She then was beaten and thrown about the room.

Her daughter bought the device on the Internet, police said.

The younger woman, who had been living with Jean Cyr despite court orders to stay away, has a history of mental illness and violence against her mother, who is expected to recover from her injuries.

The daughter had been arrested by Black Diamond police four times since May for investigation of assaulting her mother and violating court orders to stay away from the family home, according to documents filed by King County prosecutors.

When Jaimi Cyr was at the police station in September, Cmdr. Chris Hurst said he urged county mental health professionals to interview her because she 'will likely kill her mother soon.
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[my emphasis]

Uuuhhh, people? Is anyone paying attention here? Hello? Are you awake there Your Honor?
Why do you keep letting this crazy woman go free?

That's our judicial system.

2 comments:

As always... Rachael said...

why is this person not permanently institutionalized. That's just plain irrepsonsibility. It's like she has more rights than her poor old mother.

curmudgeon said...

Exactly.