CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver wanted to send a strong message on the league’s lack of tolerance for domestic violence. So he suspended Charlotte Hornets forward Jeffery Taylor for 24 games without pay after Taylor pleaded guilty last month to misdemeanor domestic violence assault and malicious destruction of hotel property.
Charlotte Hornets forward Jeffery Taylor has a pre-trial court date on domestic assault charges set for Oct. 8 at East Lansing District Court in Michigan. Ingham County prosecutor Stuart Dunnings announced the date Friday.
The Pitt County Sheriff’s Office is one of four locations nationwide to receive grant money aimed at helping in the fight against domestic violence.
CBS Sports columnist Gregg Doyel stopped by Bustin’ Loose Wednesday to discuss the issues surrounding the NFL including Adrian Petersen and Greg Hardy.
Desiree Cooper, a spokesperson for Planned Parenthood, said many victims of abuse neglect their healthcare needs.
Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy is inactive for Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions.
So you think you had a bad week. Go ask the folks at with the NFL about theirs, I bet you that yours will be trumped.
Carolina Panthers Pro Bowl defensive end Greg Hardy has been convicted on two counts of domestic violence and is still playing. Ray McDonald of the San Francisco 49ers also remains active while he is being investigated for abuse allegations.
Thomas Davis stopped by Tuesday to discuss Carolina’s victory over Tampa Bay and the upcoming game against Detroit. Frank and Mark also touch on issues around the league with Davis, including domestic violence policies.
It seems we’ve jumped into the pool of relativism since we got wind of Josh Gordon’s season-long suspension for marijuana use. You have the indignant faction that can’t believe someone who smokes weed gets a year while Ray Rice skates with a two-game suspension