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The Dream Shake Nov 19, 2014

Dwight Howard again under investigation for child abuse, per reports

Police in Georgia have reopened their case against Dwight Howard for the big man's treatment of his son. Dwight Howard is once again under police investigation for allegedly hitting his 6-year-old son with a belt, according to multiple reports. Howard admitted, according to TMZ, to hitting his son with the buckle of his belt, leaving bruises and abrasions on his legs. The Cobb County, Georgia, police department said today that they were reopening their previously closed investigation into the alleged acts after new information surfaced -- presumably the TMZ report -- that Howard's belt...
The Dream Shake Nov 19, 2014

Dwight Howard under investigation for child abuse

Howard has admitted to hitting his 6-year-old son with a belt. This story might not be going away anytime soon. Well, this is no fun. TMZ is reporting that Dwight Howard admitted to whipping his son's legs with a belt, leaving abrasions on his legs. His son was six years old - two years older than Adrian Peterson's son when the running back beat him with a switch - and his mother, Royce Reed, reported the abuse to Children's Services in Orlando, FL. Dwight, like Peterson, claimed he received the same treatment as a child, and didn't see anything wrong with the way he acted. His lawyers...
Los Angeles Times Nov 18, 2014

Dwight Howard's lawyer calls felony child abuse allegations baseless

NBA star Dwight Howard is being investigated for alleged felony child abuse in Georgia, police confirmed to The Times.

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