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Unbreakable, Katherine Svoi Smythe, abuse, The Roth Show

The Roth Show: Katherine Svoi Symthe, Unbreakable

Join Dr. Laurie Roth weekdays at 7-10pm Pacific, 10pm-1am Eastern Listen LIVE or to the Archive:  http://therothshow.com Each Wednesday  Dr. Laurie Roth holds conversations with those in the know about particular crimes,criminals, issues, corruption, and wrongdoing. Tune in with co-host Dottie Laster and her guests to learn more about human trafficking, the dangers and what to do about it. Katherine Svoi Symthe is the granddaughter of Lester Brown, whose cruelty to animals made the cover of Life magazine in 1966, that enraged Congress to pass the Animal Rights Law. Lester Brown moved to California where Smythe’s mother started buying children from the sex trade and abusing them. Smythe endured 17 years of torture, pain, and even witnessed her sister’s death by her mother. Today, Symthe provides an exclusive look into her life and how she utilized her talents to overcome the traumatic trials in her life which created a passion from within her to create “Healing survivors creating Thrivers”. Follow Katherine as she tells her phenomenal story in hopes of saving other children and inspiring strength …

SC Coalition Hosts Susan Murphy Milano to Kick Off Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Friday, October 1 kicks off yet another Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  The annual campaign strives to educate the public and bring awareness to the ever rising incidents of violence between intimate partners. The Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault  in Florence, SC, will be holding events throughout their region during the month, starting off with an awareness walk, “Walk the Path of the Victim and Celebrate the Survivors!”   Each step a victim takes during the journey away from abuse and towards freedom from fear will be covered,  the hospital, the police department, the shelter and the steps of the courthouse. Susan Murphy Milano, Veteran Intimate Partner Violence Strategist, Consultant and Author will be on hand for the keynote address and book signings.  Susan is often praised as one of the most dynamic and engaging speakers of our day in the domestic violence prevention field. As an expert in the area of intimate partner violence and the prevention of homicide, Susan has created specific tools and procedures which the abused need to safely leave a violent relationship. Her books, “Defending Our …

Susan Murphy Milano Hosts Kristina Korobov

Senior Attorney for the National Center for the Prosecution of Violence Against Women, a division of the National District Attorney’s Association, Kristina Korobov will be the guest for the enitre hour of  The Susan Murphy Milano Show,Wednesday, April 7 at 4pm Eastern, 3pm, Central on BlogTalk Radio. Ms. Korobov served as an Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney with the Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney in Leesburg, Virginia, a suburb of Washington, DC.  She handled all Domestic Violence and Physical Child Abuse Cases and was responsible for Law Enforcement Training.  Kristina was a member of the Loudoun Domestic Abuse Response Team (DART) and she chaired the Child Protection Team Subcommittee of the DART.  Kristina came to Virginia from Indianapolis, where she was the Coordinator of the Indianapolis Violence Reduction Partnership, an initiative funded by the United States Department of Justice.  Prior to that, Korobov served as Chief Counsel for Strand Analytical Laboratories, a private DNA Lab in Indianapolis.  From 1996 until 2005, Kristina worked in the Marion County (Indianapolis) Prosecutor’s Office.  She served as Chief of the Sex Crimes …