A photo opportunity and a memorable meeting with Celebrity Guest Speaker comedian Bill Cosby. He spoke at the Gourmet Dinner at the Monte Carlo in April 2013 on the death of his beloved son Ennis, his “Hero”.
Seated next to Mr. Cosby is Lacey’s Aunt Cherry (one of the speakers on Domestic Violence) and Lacey’s Uncle Larry. Lacey was memorialized at this convention. Her image and engraved flame along with other memorialized murder victims were beautifully displayed – it was as if Lacey was with her Aunt Cherry.
It was an honor to see these unsolved and unjust murders being given the respect and attention they deserve. The conference was in honor of Yvette Nance.
Also in the photo is Mary Borcher Eugene, CAH Board Member and her friend. Mary has been looking for her best friend’s killer. DeAnna Johnson murdered at age 14. Continue reading
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Tagged Annual CAH Victim Awareness Conference, Bill Cosby, Cherry Simpson, Citizens Against Homicide, Illinois, Lacey Gaines
By JOHN O’CONNOR — AP Political Writer SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Overcrowding in Illinois’ prisons – including inmates sleeping in penitentiary gymnasiums – contributed to the assault of a female prison guard at Danville Correctional Center, an employees’ union said Friday. … Continue reading
http://www.aol.com/video/searching-for-justice-morgan-harrington/517730503/ Description: Jon Leiberman speaks with Dan and Gil Harrington about the 2009 murder of their young daughter, Morgan. Several months after her disappearance from a Metallica concert, her remains were found on a Virginia farm. She was raped and … Continue reading
Kelly Snyder of the FIND ME group helps investigators in a large serial killer case spanning the entire U.S. The alarming number of young men drowning across the country has caught the attention of federal law enforcement. For years, criminologists … Continue reading
Don’t Be a Victim – Fight Back !!. Crime Victim Advocate Polly Franks You can become a victim of crime in a matter of seconds. Blink your eyes and the damage is done. Sometimes that damage is irreversible. Nationally recognized … Continue reading
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Tagged alarms, GPS trackers, Hidden cameras, nonlethal products, pepper spray, Polly Franks, recorders, safety kits and instructional dvds, Stun guns, surveillance systems
The Dana Pretzer Show – Tuesday, February 19, 2013 – Don’t Miss Tonights Show with Gene Cervantes, Pat Brown and Robin Sax The Dana Pretzer Show with guests – Victims Advocate, Conference Coordinator- Gene Cervantes discussing the upcoming Citizens Against … Continue reading
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Tagged Angella Gilliam, Annual CAH Victim Awareness Conference, Bill Cosby, Cherry Simpson, Dana Pretzer Radio, Eryn Cervantes, Gene Cervantes, National Domestic Violence Registry, ScaredMonkeys
Burbank Woman’s Suit Claims Justice Cop Forced Her To Perform Sex Act « CBS Chicago. CHICAGO (CBS) — A Burbank woman is suing the village of Justice and a Justice police officer, claiming the cop forced her to perform oral sex … Continue reading
Corrections’ denial of information about tours also raises accountability questions. How severe is the purported “security risk” if only individual prison wardens, and not their bosses in Springfield, have records of who’s getting inside? Continue reading
The SHS Support for Homicide Survivors has given support to the 2011 legislative session. Please contact your local legislators to support or contact SHS for additional information. SB2151 – CRIM CD-JUVENILE DELINQUENT Senate Sponsor: Sen. John J. Millner Synopsis As … Continue reading
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Tagged HB263, HJRCA, Rep. Cunningham, Rep. Jim Durbin, Rep. Roboletti, SB1338, SB2151, SB277, Sen. John Milner
Why? Shouldn’t law like medicine reflect reality and “First, do no harm”to the victims? NAMES OF MURDER VICTIMS Unsolved Murder Vicitm: Lacey Claire Gaines, Solved Murder Vicitms: Victoria Larson, Det Mike Mayborne, Jenny Crompton 2 Criminal and victim rights hang … Continue reading
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Tagged Andrea Wells, Cindy Bischof, Det Mike Mayborne, GPS, Jenny Crompton, Lacey Gaines, Murder Registry, Senator Robeletti, Vicki Larson