Texting is a modern addiction, and for some people it’s led to major issues–of the legal variety. Here’s when to put down the touch screen if you don’t want to find yourself typing “FML.”
Kellie Park, a 20-year-old mom from West Haven, Conn., was arrested after police say she texted videos of herself verbally and physically abusing her 10-month-old baby to the child’s father.
Juliana Mensch, 19, of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., was, according to police, strangled to death early on March 24, 2012, by friends James Ayers and his girlfriend Nicole Okrzesik, while she slept on the floor of Ayers rental apartment. Ayers allegedly confessed the murder to a friend, saying he strangled Mensch after Okrzesik unsuccessfully tried to break her neck.