Posts tagged "elizabeth smart"

Elizabeth Smart Felt Like “Chewed Up Piece Of Gum” After Rapes

"I thought, 'Oh, my gosh, I'm that chewed up piece of gum, nobody re-chews a piece of gum, you throw it away.' And that's how easy it is to feel like you no longer have worth, you no longer have value. Why would it even be worth screaming out? Why would it even make a…
By: Jessica Wakeman / May 6, 2013

Elizabeth Smart, Kidnapping Victim, Hired By ABC News

OK, this is just weird. Elizabeth Smart, the young kidnapping victim, is ABC News' newest pundit. Smart will appear on shows like "Good Morning America" and "Nightline" to discuss missing persons cases, The Daily Beast reports. While I admire Elizabeth Smart for her strength and poise, sensational stunt hiring in journalism disgusts me. And…
By: Jessica Wakeman / July 7, 2011

Elizabeth Smart Faces Her Kidnapper At His Sentencing

"I don't have much to say to you. I know that you know what you did was wrong ... You did it with full knowledge. But I want you to know that I have a wonderful life." —Elizabeth Smart faces Brian David Mitchell, the man who kidnapped her at age 14 and forced her…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / May 26, 2011

Elizabeth Smart Finally Gets Closure

"It's a wonderful day," Elizabeth Smart said to a crowd outside the court house after learning that her kidnapper, Brian Mitchell, was found guilty. After years of waiting -- six years just for the case to go to trial and then nine months in the courtroom -- Elizabeth finally got her well-deserved moment…
By: Ami Angelowicz / December 13, 2010

Elizabeth Smart Takes The Stand To Tell About Her Kidnapping Ordeal

Elizabeth Smart was found more than six years ago, but her kidnapper, Brian Mitchell, has still not gone to trial. His lawyers claim that he's a complete looney, and it's been an uphill battle to prove that he's fit to stand trial. Makes you oh so proud of our legal system, right? Yesterday, at…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 2, 2009