Monthly Archives: May 2014

The “Intermittent Explosive Disorder” Defense for Domestic Violence

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/a-raging-son/ This was what a Harvard-educated forensic psychiatrist, Dr. Alexander Sasha Bardey, had to say about the “Intermittent Explosive Disorder (IED)” on the May 10, 2014 episode of 48 Hours – “It’s a mental illness … characterized by bouts of loss of control and bouts of anger and bouts of violence.” Even though Jason Bohn […]

#Bring Back Our Girls#

#Bring Back Our Girls#

Although the actual number of girls kidnapped varies depending on what report one has listened to, the fact remains that college aged students who were in school to write their final exams were abducted in Chibok, Borno State, Nigeria. I find several uncanny similarities between this event and what is typically observed in situations of […]