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Browsing Archive: June, 2009

Astrologer Arrested.... he shoulda seen it comming!!

Posted by RiPA Rep on Saturday, June 27, 2009, In : People 

The authorities in Sri Lanka have arrested a popular astrologer who predicted that the president will be ejected from office, police say.

Chandrasiri Bandara announced last week that the government would flounder in September and October because of political and economic problems.
The opposition have condemned the arrest and warned that the country is heading towards a dictatorship.
Astrology is taken seriously by numerous Sri Lankan politicians.

Police told the AP news agency that Mr Band...

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Why Blog the Rachel Barezinsky Case??

Posted by Atticus on Monday, June 22, 2009, In : People 

Ok, so what was my point in bringing this case to you.

Well all this was just due to a group of girls going to a reputedly haunted property.
As a result, the lives of many had changed, Rachels, Allens, the friends, both families etc....

So just bare in mind that you do your research before attempting to check out a property.

Thanx to the Columbus dispatch for the info and if you would like to know more, check out Rachels journey and videos on her site [url=

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Rachel Barezinsky P.4 - Timeline

Posted by Atticus on Monday, June 22, 2009, In : People 

Heres the timeline of events:

Aug. 22, 2006: Allen S. Davis fires a .22-caliber rifle at a car outside his Worthington home, hitting Rachel Barezinsky. She and four fellow seniors from Thomas Worthington High School had driven to the house they considered haunted to amuse themselves.

Aug. 23, 2006: Several hundred friends and classmates gather at the Thomas Worthington High School football field to show support for Rachel.

Aug. 24, 2006:  Davis appears before Judge Harland H. Hale, facing fi...

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Rachel Barezinsky Case: Day 3 -P.2

Posted by Atticus on Monday, June 22, 2009, In : People 

Rachel Barezinsky's parents had arranged to buy a wheelchair for her return home after 13 weeks in the hospital, but it wasn't ready on the day she was released.

So they borrowed one from Children's Hospital, not knowing what they would do after they had to return it.

But they were surprised to find a wheelchair waiting for them when they arrived home.

“A mother of a teenage son who had passed away wanted Rachel to have it,” said her stepmother, Drue Barezinsky. “She felt like the wh...

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Rachel Barezinsky Case: Day 3 - P.1

Posted by Atticus on Monday, June 22, 2009, In : People 

Rachel Barezinsky wore a satiny gown, strutted across the stage to Pomp and Circumstance and tossed her cap.

It was as if she were just like the other students graduating from Thomas Worthington High School.

But they didn't have to worry about what to do with a cane when the time came to shake their teachers' hands and accept their diploma.

They didn't have a jagged scar and Britney Spears buzz cut under their cap -- consequences of a bullet that ripped through their brain.

And none of th...

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Rachel Barezinsky Case: Day 2 - P.1

Posted by Atticus on Monday, June 22, 2009, In : People 

Leftover cake was on the table, opened presents were at her feet, and handmade signs wishing her a happy 18th birthday hung throughout the house.

But 15 minutes after a four-hour surprise party, Rachel Barezinsky couldn't remember it.

In August, Rachel was shot in the head and shoulder while she and girlfriends were scaring themselves at a house in Worthington known for its overgrown yard. One of the bullets ripped through both hemispheres of her brain, paralyzing her left arm and leg and ste...

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Rachel Barezinsky Case: Day 1 - P.2

Posted by Atticus on Monday, June 22, 2009, In : People 

Allen S. Davis is in her prayers, but Rachel Barezinsky doesn't forgive him for shooting her.


"I pray for Allen Davis, that he will get better and realize what he did is wrong," Rachel said. "I would forgive him if he said, 'Sorry,' but he hasn't done that."

Nearly 11 months after the "ghost hunting" shooting last August and more than a week after a Franklin County judge sentenced Davis to 19 years in prison, the debate continues about who's at fault for what happened that night.

On blog...

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Rachel Barezinsky Case - Day 1 - P.1

Posted by Atticus on Monday, June 22, 2009, In : People 

I posted this on the RiPA forum sometime back but Ithink it deserves its own blog.
Rachel Barezinsky had an interest in ghosts. So one night, her and some friends decided to go in search at a property that had its fair share of tales. Little did she know, this impulsive act would change her life forever.

RachelRachel Barezinsky loved everything scary -- scary stories, scary movies and, best of all, scary houses.
She had even made her friends brave her favourite -- the one on Walhalla Drive in Clintonv...

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