Posts Tagged ‘suicide’

Why Do So Many Men Die As A Result of Domestic Violence?

Last year, 53 people in the state of Maryland died as a result of domestic violence. According to the Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence, which crunches the numbers for that sad statistic, the domestic violence-related deaths for the fiscal year 2009 (July 2008—June 2009) fell surprisingly evenly along gender lines:

32 of the dead are female.
21 [...]

D.C. Madam’s Home For Sale

According to WTOP, the Vallejo, California home of "D.C. Madam" Deborah Jeane Palfrey is "about to be sold." After Palfrey was convicted of running a prostitution ring last year, her assets were frozen, and her 140-year-old Victorian two-bedroom (listed at $748,500) was taken off the market. Since then, Palfrey committed suicide and the housing market [...]