In November, Iraq’s Miss Universe contestant Sarah Idan snapped a selfie with her friend Adar Gandelsman, who was competing as Miss Israel. Both women posted the selfie to their Instagram accounts, and the result was disastrous.
Peace and Love from Miss Iraq and Miss Israel ❤️❤️💕💕 #missuniverse
A post shared by Sarah Idan (Sarai) سارة عيدان (@sarahidan) on Nov 13, 2017 at 2:51pm PST
Gandelsman told Israeli TV that Idan and her family have been receiving death threats.
“People made threats against her and her family that if she didn’t return home and take down the photos, they would remove her [Miss Iraq] title, that they would kill her,” Gandelsman said.
Idan, 27, who lives in the United States, tweeted about the incident.
“I’m not the first nor the last person to face prosecution over a matter of personal freedom. Millions of Iraqi women live in fear.
Read more at: http://www.oxygen.com/crime-time/miss-iraqs-family-forced-to-go-into-hiding-after-selfie-with-miss-israel-sparks-death
A North Carolina woman has pled guilty to hiding two of her infants in trash bags underneath her mother’s home. As News and Observer reports, 41-year-old Bridgette Morgan Smith pled guilty for failing to report a death.
Back in 2016, the remains were found when a relative, James Morgan, found two black trash bags under the house while doing cable work. Per the search warrant, he described the contents of the bags as “squishy.” When he looked inside one bag, he “recognized that it contained remains of something once living.”
Authorities found the remains of two infants. They were wrapped in separate trash bags, with towels around the remains.
Smith’s mother told authorities that her daughter battled a drug addiction her entire life, including meth and cocaine. She believes that Smith had been pregnant 10 times, although she could only account for three children. According to her, Smith would do things like abandon her newborn
Read more at: http://www.oxygen.com/crime-time/woman-pleads-guilty-to-hiding-her-dead-babies-in-trash-bags-under-a-house