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Disrespect, humiliation and re-victimization of Janay Palmer Rice are shameful

Janay Palmer Rice and Ray Rice at news conference, May 23, 2014. Image: YouTube screenshot.

Janay Palmer Rice and Ray Rice at news conference, May 23, 2014. Image: YouTube screenshot.

The saga of Ray Rice, the National Football League player who assaulted his then-fiancée, now wife, Janay Palmer Rice, in a casino elevator has flooded the news all week. Since the video that cost Rice his career was released by TMZ Sports, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell indefinitely suspended Rice from the NFL and the Baltimore Ravens fired Rice. Meanwhile, the NFL continues damage control, because it was disclosed that the league had the video of the assault in its possession that it had previously denied . . .

Click here to read about mainstream media’s treatment of Janay Palmer Rice.