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Wednesday, May 23, 2007

How Could You Not Swoon?

Elijah Dukes really knows how to sweet-talk his wife.

"Hey, dawg. It's on, dawg. You dead, dawg. I ain't even bulls-------. Your kids too, dawg. It don't even matter to me who is in the car with you. N-----, all I know is, n-----, when I see your m-----f------- a-- riding, dawg, it's on. As a matter of fact, I'm coming to your m-----f------ house."

This voicemail was left on her cell phone, along with a picture of a gun, after Dukes ran into his wife's middle school classroom and screamed that he was going to kill her. Consequently, Nishea Gilbert Dukes got a little nervous and filed for protection against her husband...twice in the past month. Her first request was dropped because she missed her court date. One of her children was in the hospital. The latest request was made in a courtroom last Thursday, and a hearing will be held for her on May 30th.

By my count that's 13 days. Now, I'm not good at math, and I know that courtrooms are busy these days, what with the Cincinnati Bengals in the offseason, but almost two weeks of fearing for your life and the life of your children? I don't think the court grasps the immediacy of the situation.

Or maybe she should just take care of her own problems. We can't expect the police to be policing the entire neighborhood, you know.


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2 comments:

harbs72 said...

"You're a smooth talka, you ah're, you ah're."

Shorty said...

Elijah Dukes is one class act