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The employees allegedly met Floyd at an “off-site location” where people who were with the flamboyant athlete allegedly kidnapped then beat the unknown men with “various weapons, including clubs,” TMZ reports. The victims were hospitalized for days and suffered from broken limbs. They were nearly beaten to death.
This isn’t the professional fighter’s first offense. Mayweather has a history of criminal behavior. In 2002, he was charged with two counts of domestic violence and one count of misdemeanor battery. In 2004, he was convicted of two counts of misdemeanor battery against two women. In 2010, his fiance Josie Harris, filed a domestic battery report against him and served 90 days in the county jail.
Mayweather clearly has a hand problem (outside of the ring). Female MMA artist Ronda Rousey, who is known for her critical armbar, called out Mayweather saying she can beat him in the ring. Rousey has been known to punish many of her opponents, can’t say we wouldn’t mind seeing her get revenge for all the women out there who Mayweather has assaulted.
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Celebrities Who’ve Survived Domestic Violence
According to the Domestic Violence Research Center, one in four women have experienced physical violence by a partner, and 74 percent of Americans personally know someone who is or has been a victim of domestic violence.
These numbers are staggering and clearly demonstrate how many women — including many of Hollywood’s A-list stars — have fell victim to abuse. A handful of celebs have publicly shared their painful stories in efforts to help other women and we commend them for that.
Take a look at the celebs who have overcome domestic violence and had the courage to speak their truth.