Jump to content

Who Watched Dr Phil Today
*warning mentions suicide*


  • Please log in to reply
7 replies to this topic

#1 Hayleymumof3

Posted 21 March 2012 - 12:00 PM

Watching Dr Phil today I was stunned that the police ruled a woman's death as a suicide in a few days without looking at facts.

Fact 1: the woman's hands were tied BEHIND her back

Fact 2: her Feet were bound

Fact 3: She had a T-shirt tied around her neck 3 times with part of it shoved in her mouth.

She apparently hanged herself by throwing her self naked of a Balcony of her home with both her hands and feet bound.

Am I missing something or did they just go in with a theory and made the facts fit the theory?

A 2nd autopsy was done and that medical examiner is leaning more towards homicide rather than suicide.

ETA: the 2nd medical examiner pointed out the 3 facts and wants to know why they were overlooked.

Edited by hayleymumof3, 21 March 2012 - 12:01 PM.


#2 virtuallotus

Posted 21 March 2012 - 12:02 PM

I didn't watch Dr Phil, but I'm struggling to understand how that evidence could be presented as a suicide.  huh.gif

Sounds like someone might have been paid off, or something...

#3 mmk

Posted 21 March 2012 - 12:44 PM

QUOTE (virtuallotus @ 21/03/2012, 01:02 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I didn't watch Dr Phil, but I'm struggling to understand how that evidence could be presented as a suicide.  huh.gif

Sounds like someone might have been paid off, or something...

I agree!  They're pretty hard things to connect with suicide, let alone when you combine all three...  If it's that obvious to us, I'd love to know how the professional failed to see it...and what his price was...

#4 Mrs Lost Wanderer

Posted 21 March 2012 - 12:50 PM

I watched it. I only saw part of yesterday's episode. I remember when it all happened and it sounded dodgy at the time. There are way too many inconsistencies in the investigation. Even how the police finished the investigation in a couple of hours after getting to the house and the neighbours and other people who heard and saw things going on at the house were not spoken to.


#5 3inthebed

Posted 21 March 2012 - 12:56 PM

I watched yesterday and today off and on. I am totally 100% suspicious. Where was the boyfriend in all this? Did i miss what happened to him?

#6 Hayleymumof3

Posted 21 March 2012 - 01:04 PM

See I missed yesterday's Ep and only saw today's and I was like  huh.gif when I first heard how she died then I was  ffear.gif you have to be kidding me when I heard that it had been ruled a suicide.  So why if we can see the inconsistencies why couldn't the police.

There were a few more things that the M.E. stated that he had questions about like the 4 contusions to her head that could have rendered her unconscious, the fact that the circumstances of her hanging didn't result in the back of her neck breaking or dislocating which would be normal in that type of hanging but the front of her neck there was a break somewhere.

All really dodgy to me.

#7 Red Cabbage

Posted 21 March 2012 - 01:08 PM

It hasn't been on in WA yet, might watch it. But didn't the young step son die the day before, from a fall down stairs? She was caring for him at the time of the fall?

#8 FeralBob!

Posted 21 March 2012 - 01:18 PM

This is the same country in which the Florida police decided not to arrest a man who had just shot dead an unarmed black teen because the perpetrator said it was "self defence". RIP Trayvon Martin

It's also the same country that where a court ruling stated that you have the right to an attorney in your trial, but that does not mean the attorney must be awake Right to an attorney

Truly, there are some shocking miscarriages of justice  sad.gif




1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

A mum's tragic battle against inflammatory breast cancer

At just 37 years of age, with two young sons, Vicki was diagnosed with inflammatory breast cancer. Now her family wants all women to know the symptoms.

The business of babies around the world

Pregnancy and birth is an intriguing process no matter where you are in the world. One soon-to-be father gleans wisdom from a new guide.

Finding a positive path through IVF

It’s not surprising that IVF is often seen as a negative journey towards the ultimate positive, but having a glass-half-full approach can make a big difference to the experience.

Giving strangers the gift of parenthood

A mum explains why she and her husband are choosing to gift their leftover embryos to help strangers achieve their dream of parenthood.

Does morning sickness get better or worse with each child?

Just as every baby is unique, so is every pregnancy. And that means morning sickness can vary a lot, too.

What's so wrong with looking 'mumsy', anyway?

Why is it that the word ‘mumsy’ has connotations of such a negative nature – but seems to be the only other option apart from ‘yummy’?

Trying to speed up the inevitable

As the waiting game of late pregnancy continues, this mum considers a few things that might hurry things up a little.

One month later: where is William Tyrell?

It has been a little over a month since William Tyrell disappeared from his grandmother's home, 33 long sleepless nights for his family as they mourn the absence of their cheeky young boy.

Winter's child less likely to be moody: study

Babies born in the summer are much more likely to suffer from mood swings when they grow up, while those born in the winter are less likely to become irritable adults, scientists claim.

Single mum of two creates award-winning baby app

Suddenly single with a baby and an 11-year-old son, Tara O?Connell developed an app to improve the lives of mothers who were similarly overwhelmed.

Food for thought: looking after yourself as a new mum

As soon as your baby enters the world, everything else takes a back seat - even the necessities of daily life such as eating are severely compromised, right when you need energy the most.

'Grabbable guts' campaign aims to cut toxic fat

The Live Lighter campaign will take people inside the human body to show the internal dangers of being overweight.

The best and worst month of my life

A new mum's first month of motherhood didn't pan out as expected when she lost a family member weeks after her baby's birth.

Facebook and Apple offer to pay female staff to freeze their eggs

Facebook and Apple are hoping to provide women with the freedom to build their careers without the added pressure of having children at or by a certain age.

How a pregnancy contract could work for you and your partner

The idea of making a 'pregnancy contract' with your partner may sound a bit silly at first, but it can help make the transition to parenthood a lot smoother.

Finding a mum-friendly personal trainer

Burping babies vs burpees – yes, new mums and personal trainers live in different worlds. But they can work together - once you find the right match for you and your lifestyle.

Alleged baby snatch incident a ?misunderstanding?, say police

Police say that an incident in which a man pulled on a woman?s pram while walking a popular Sydney route late last month was a misunderstanding.

Ebola killed my aunt and is shutting down my country

Three weeks ago, my auntie, a midwife, developed a fever. Sitting here in Sydney basked in Australian sunshine, that shouldn't be big news.

The night my ovary burst

One mum shares her frightening experience and vows to never take her health for granted again.

Download now: Essential Kids Activity Finder app

Got bored kids? Quickly find the best activities for kids wherever you are in Australia with the Essential Kids app.

 
Advertisement
 
Advertisement
 
 
 

What's hot on EB

16 parenting truths you won't find in the baby books

I am five years into this parenting gig and I’ve learnt that sleepless nights and changing dirty nappies are child’s play.

Win 1 of 5 Canon Powershot D30 cameras

Capture life more easily with the Canon Powershot D30. Shockproof, waterproof and dustproof, you can take it almost anywhere and shoot beautiful images, time after time. Enter now!

Best and worst potty party cakes

It's nice to celebrate a child making the shift from nappies to 'big kid' undies, but do we really need a semi-realistic used toilet cake to do it? Here are some of the best and worst cakes parents have used at 'potty parties' around the world.

7 tips for a financially festive Christmas

Plan ahead - and do it now - to ensure festive season expenses don't break the bank.

'Go the F*** to Sleep' author's new book for frustrated parents

A sequel is coming soon to the 2011 hit book 'Go the F*** to Sleep' - and this time, it's about mealtimes.

Great birthday party buys from Etsy

Handmade crafts to decorate and personalise your child's next birthday - from banners to cake decorations, we've got gorgeous party finds from Etsy.

Creative storage ideas for the kids' rooms

Creative and practical storage ideas for the kids' toys and books can also add some stylish decor to your home. Visit babyology.com.au for more stylish modern finds for hip kids & parents.

Student shocked by surprise baby

Kate Hudson, 22, was on a dream European holiday with friends. She didn't realise she was about to become a mum.

To the mum in the doctor's waiting room

Maybe the mum I saw in that waiting room, seemingly disconnected from her baby, doesn’t have the support she needs.

10 space-saving nursery ideas

Starting a family doesn't always mean moving into a bigger house - not yet, anyway.

 

What's in a name?

Baby Names

Looking for a classic name, or an unusual name? Our Baby Name Finder is for you, search or browse to refine your shortlist.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.