Alabama Rep. Steve Hurst (R-Munford) has re-introduced a bill that would legalize the castration of sex offenders over the age of 21, convicted of molesting children under 12, and make the sex offender pay for the procedure.
The image that comes to mind is that of a couple standing before a vicar, who is saying, If anyone knows any reason why this couple may not be joined in matrimony … when all of a sudden a man rushes in and snips off his testicles. Luckily, the timing was not so dramatic. The timing was not so dramatic.
Noise complaints can get so ugly. A recent case in Dover, Kent, in England is no exception. Jason Martin, 41, seems to have received a text from his neighbor’s partner telling him to turn down the music on his XBox. Insulted, he naturally he went over to the neighbor’s to complaint about the complaint. Things went south pretty quickly from there.
It’s questionable whether one can ever really know why a monkey would do such a thing, but it is probably relevant that despite zoo keepers feeding the monkeys three times daily, people often break the rules and bring food for them anyway. That being said, what happened next may not be a total surprise.
Some people find little dogs, especially the fluffy ones, to be irresistibly cute, while others find their behavior covertly aggressive. One Arkansas man took a “small, white, fluffy dog” off the streets and into his home to find that it had made a snack out of one of his body parts during the night.
In an odd story out of the African country of Malawi, police in Mzimba arrested Moses Malengenya, 32, from the village of Kafoteka on June 30, 2013, after he was found in possession of human male genitalia — not his own.
After less than a day of deliberating, a California jury convicted Catherine Kieu of torture and aggravated mayhem for cutting off her estranged husband’s penis and mangling it in a garbage disposal.
On March 7, 1985, while free on bond awaiting trial for the rape of a teenage girl, Wayne DuMond claimed he was savagely attacked by two men who castrated him with a razor blade and fishing wire. No arrests were made in the attack, and some believed DuMond castrated himself.
Portuguese male model Renato Seabra is on trial after he allegedly snapped, killed his lover, castrated him and wore the dead man’s testicles as wristlets for their magic healing powers.
Police in Mozambique confirmed on June 25, 2012, that they had arrested an unidentified man from Manhica, for killing, decapitating, and castrating his own son to sell the body parts to a human-organ trafficker for 500,000 meticais (about US$18,000).