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Ariel Castro Victims

2 Ariel Castro Victims Working On Book

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 10.21.2013 | Crime

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — Two of the three women held captive for a decade in a Cleveland house are collaborating with a Pulitzer Prize-winning te...

'We Said We'll All Get Out Alive Someday'

AP | THOMAS J. SHEERAN and JOHN SEEWER | Posted 08.02.2013 | Crime

CLEVELAND -- Free and safe, one of three women kidnapped and raped over a decade in a ramshackle home smiled lightly as her tormentor was led out of c...


Posted 08.01.2013 | Crime

Ariel Castro was handed a sentence Thursday that will imprison him for the rest of his life as punishment for the abduction and nearly decade-long tor...

Castro Abandoned Love Life To 'Successfully Undertake Kidnapping'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 08.01.2013 | Crime

Ariel Castro abandoned his love life in order to successfully hold his victims hostage "without any interruption," prosecutors said in a sentencing me...

WATCH LIVE: Sentencing Of Ariel Castro

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 08.01.2013 | Crime

Ariel Castro, the Ohio man charged with keeping three women captive in his home for over a decade, will be sentenced today. Cuyahoga County prosecu...

Victims' Diaries Talk Of Being Treated Like Animals In Castro Case

AP | THOMAS J. SHEERAN and ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS | Posted 10.01.2013 | Crime

CLEVELAND -- Three months after an Ohio woman kicked out part of a door to end nearly a decade of captivity, a onetime school bus driver faces sentenc...

Why Didn't Ariel Castro's Victims Run Away? It's Simple

Jincey Lumpkin | Posted 07.09.2013 | Crime
Jincey Lumpkin

Over and over and over, women and girls receive the message to keep quiet, be sweet and not cause a fuss. It's a rigged system. And yet the public is shocked and dismayed when victims of violent abuse stay or defend the abuser.