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Deleware couple charged with 'waterboarding' daughter

Deleware couple charged with 'waterboarding' daughter

By Sam Wood
INQUIRER STAFF WRITER

A Delaware couple was arrested yesterday after authorities learned they were using a form of torture, banned in the United States, to discipline their daughter.

Melvin Morse, 58, and his wife Pauline, 40 were charged with four felony counts of endangering the welfare of a child.

According to Delaware State Police, the couple's 11-year-old daughter was taken to a Child Advocacy Center on Aug. 6 for an interview about an alleged previous assault by her father.

During the course of the interview, the girl said her father had punished her by what he called "waterboarding." On several occasions beginning in 2009, she said, Melvin Morse held her face under a running faucet, causing water to flood up her nose and run over her face, police said.

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title should read "PEDIATRICIAN" arrested for waterboarding...

daughter

Christians should not be warmongers! http://www.lewrockwell.com/vance/vance87.html

If the government had never water boarded 'terrorists'

and it was never reported on the news, do you think these parents would have ever gotten the idea to do this to their daughter on their own? I highly doubt it.

People do what they see / hear about on TV.

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Eye for an eye

They should let the girl waterboard her parents one at a time while the other looks on and does nothing to stop it. Seems fair to me...

Finally pissed off enough to spread the word of Dr. Paul
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String BOTH of them up by their

unmentionables. There is no room in this world for child abuse in any form. Disgusting!

Thought maybe it was Liz Cheney

since her daddy is such a big advocate of it.

oh, you mean darth Vader?

The drunken war criminal..