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Harriet Sokmensuer

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Recent articles by Harriet:

Teacher Recorded Forcibly Cutting Student's Hair While Singing 'Star Spangled Banner,' Waving Scissors

"This is not the Miss G. we know and love," one student told the Visalia Times-Delta → Read More

Prominent Musician Is Accused of Forcing His Student into Sexual Servitude with Promise of Fame

When the woman revealed the alleged abuse to a family member, the relative helped her come forward to police → Read More

Teacher Allegedly Lured Ex-Husband Away from House Before Killing New Girlfriend In Front of Twins

Instead of meeting her husband in the apartment complex's parking lot, Chelsea Cook allegedly went up to his apartment and killed his girlfriend → Read More

Baby Left in Swing for Days Was Covered in Maggots and Died of 'Diaper Rash' — as Dad Is Sentenced

Sterling Koehn had been left in his diaper for more than a week, causing the accumulation of E. Coli bacteria → Read More

Will a New Mexico Man Who Murdered His Parents and 3 Siblings Walk Free?

Nehemiah Griego is appearing before a New Mexico judge for his amenability hearing this week → Read More

Mom-of-3 Found Dead in Kentucky Hotel Room, Suspect Arrested After ‘Acting Strangely’ in Theater

Amanda Dakota Webster "had the ambition to be independent, to provide for her kids and family, no matter what it took," her sister wrote on a GoFundMe page → Read More

Dallas Officer Who Killed Neighbor and Claimed She Mistook Him for Intruder Is Indicted for Murder

Amber Guyger told police she believed Botham Jean was an intruder → Read More

N.M Mom Gets Prison After Slain 13-Year-Old Son Was Forced to Wear Diapers and Live in Dog Crate

Jeremiah Valencia was found dead in a shallow grave last January, months after his Nov. 2017 death → Read More

Kansas Mom Pleads Guilty in Case of Tortured 3-Year-Old Whose Body Was Encased in Concrete

Evan Brewer was found four months after he was killed by his mother's boyfriend → Read More

Father Shoots Son on Thanksgiving After Argument Over NFL Player Protests During National Anthem

The family was sitting down to dinner when things turned violent → Read More

Day Care Worker Who Smothered Baby, Calling Her a 'Little B----,' Gets 70-Year Prison Sentence

The murder was captured on the Baltimore day care's surveillance cameras → Read More

Special Ed Teacher Accused of Sex with 2 of Her Students Pleads No Contest

Laura Ramos, 32, had sex with two of her special education students in her car → Read More

Baby Found Floating off Florida Coast in June Was Murdered: Police

"Baby June" was 4 to 7 days old and appeared to have been born in a hospital → Read More

Grieving Dad Describes Moment He Stared Down Girl, 10, Accused of Stomping His Baby to Death

"I hope that she understands what she did caused this outcome," Nate Liedl says → Read More

Former Ohio Judge Once Imprisoned for Beating His Wife Is Accused of Killing Her Years Later

Aisha Fraser was fatally stabbed outside her home while her children were inside → Read More

10-Year-Old Girl Accused of Stomping Baby to Death — and His Dad Says She Should Be 'in Handcuffs'

Nate Liedl's 6-month-old son, Jaxon, died from multiple skull fractures in Chippewa County, Wisconsin, after allegedly being stomped by a 10-year-old girl → Read More

He Murdered His Girlfriend's Munchausen Mom After She 'Talked Him Into It' to Stop Her Abuse

A Missouri jury found Nicholas Godejohn guilty of first-degree murder in the slaying of Dee Dee Blanchard, who'd been abusing his girlfriend, Gypsy Rose → Read More

Woman Held Captive for 10 Years in 'Basement of Horrors' Speaks Out: 'I Thought I Was Going to Die There'

Tamara Breeden, who was held in what has been described as a "basement of horrors" in Philadelphia, is sharing her story seven years after she was rescued → Read More

Dad Conspired with Daughter to Kill Her Mom — Then Told Her to Cry to Police to Avoid Questioning

Lloyd Neurauter was caught instructing his daughter Karrie Neurauter on how she could avoid police questions into the death of Lloyd's wife, Michele → Read More

Airman Allegedly Stabbed to Death by Woman Who Didn't Want to Split: 'Break Up Talk Got Complicated'

Master Sgt. Nicholas Vollweiler, 35, was found unconscious and suffering from stab wounds in his Tokyo apartment on Friday → Read More