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Group sues LDS Church, bishop and other members for allowing alleged sexual abuse
BERKELEY COUNTY, W.Va. – Several John Doe and Jane Doe complainants filed a lawsuit against the LDS Church, and several stake leaders Monday, saying they knowingly allowed an individual who had a history of sexual abuse near underage children.
According to a complaint filed with the Circuit Court of Berkeley County, twelve plaintiffs were suing for damages caused to them from sexual abuse while they were minors by Michael Jensen.
Jensen was sentenced to 35-75 years in prison in 2013 for first-degree sexual assault, after he allegedly abused several minors, while in a position of leadership and counsel to young church members.
The complaint logged numerous situations in which Jensen was put in a position of trust, and then allegedly sexually abused children. One victim was said to be four-years-old, when Jensen locked her in a room, and forced her to touch him inappropriately. Another victim was allegedly a two-year-old boy, who had “abrasions or burns” on his upper thighs and genitals after being babysat by Jensen.
According to those suing the church, Jensen’s parents, who were leaders at the stake, and other members knowingly put Jensen in a position of trust, despite having knowledge of past abuse.
The complaint stated:
The complaint said that instead of reporting alleged sexual assault to authorities, the Hedgesville Ward of the Martinsburg Stake “did the opposite.”“The Church was repeatedly put on notice and/or had knowledge of Michael Jensen’s predatory acts. In 2007, before the abuses of the minor children suing herein, the Stake High Council held a meeting where Michael Jensen’s sexual abuses of his younger sibling and another minor child were discussed. Also in 2007, the mother of a victim (party in this case), who was four years old when abused, told Michael Jensen’s mother, the Church’s local Relief Society President, and Michael Jensen’s father, a Stake High Council member, that she was concerned that Michael had done something to harm their daughter while he babysat her.”
It called church leaders “negligent,” in allowing Jensen to provide babysitting services, and live with members who had underage children.
Complainants are seeking for compensation to be paid.
The report stated:
Jensen is currently serving his sentence in the West Virginia penitentiary, followed by 50 years of probation.“Punitive damages, in addition to compensatory damages, are not only warranted in these circumstances, but also are necessary to send a message to this institution and its agents that abusing young children is not acceptable, that compliance with secular laws requiring that sex abuse be reported to the authorities is mandatory, and that the Church’s self-interest cannot be elevated over the needs of young children and this State’s compelling interest that its laws prohibiting and protecting against sex abuse be followed.”
Joel wrote: ↑Mon Aug 21, 2017 4:40 pmA NASA plan to stop theYellowstone supervolcano from erupting, could actually cause it to blow... triggering a nuclear winter that would wipe out humanity.
Yellowstone currently leaks about 60 to 70 percent of its heat into the atmosphere through stream water which seeps into the magma chamber through cracks, while the rest of the heat builds up as magma and dissolves into volatile gasses. The heat and pressure will reach the threshold, meaning an explosion is inevitable. When NASA scientists considered the fact that a super volcano’s eruption would plunge the earth into a volcanic winter, destroying most sources of food, starvation would then become a real possibility. Food reserves would only last about 74 days, according to the UN, after an eruption of a super volcano, like that under Yellowstone. And they have devised a risky plan that could end up blowing up in their faces. Literally.
Wilcox hypothesized that if enough heat was removed, and the temperature of the super volcano dropped, it would never erupt. But he wants to see a 35% decrease in temperature, and how to achieve that, is incredibly risky. One possibility is to simply increase the amount of water in the supervolcano. As it turns to steam. the water would release the heat into the atmosphere, making global warming alarmists tremble.
http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-08-1 ... -one-catch
.Prophecy of the Seven Thunders
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"Native Americans still hold the oldest existing ongoing knowledge. Knowledge passed on for thousands of years. Truth. A message from the heart. The prophecies of the seven thunders are about these times. The first three have already occurred; the fourth is nearly fulfilled. This is just a summary of the prophecies."
Prophecies are sometimes literal and other times symbolic. They don't always take place in a literal third dimension way. Sometimes they are referring to higher events that take place in other ways, or happen on higher dimensional levels. Read these prophecies and see what you think is happening or will happen based on that that has been shared.
1. The people of the world will experience mass starvation, sickness and homelessness.
If you look at our world today you see this happening all over the world. What I have found, traveling to other counties, is that this sort of thing is less hidden in other countries outside of the US. Those who suffer are out on the street and you see it in both the old and the young. In Western culture, and inside most cities of the United States these issues are hidden from view. Out of sight, out of mind.
2. The sky will become sick with holes like sores. From these holes bacteria will come into the waters.This will affect our physical and dimensional realities.
What do you think this one means? The first thing that comes to my mind is the holes in the ozone layer as a literal translation. As more of a spiritual or higher translation I see this being about our link with divinity. We have forgotten our higher connections and wisdom. In our disconnected ignorance we are poisoning the earth and causing illness for plants, animals and people alike.
3. New species and mutations will occur. Mutations in humans will start to happen.
Though this could mean many different things on many levels I can't help but think about GMO's. Not only are we modifying our food and breeding animals to fit our consumption wants, we are also causing damage to ourselves. Another level to look at this one is on our minds. Our minds are mutating as society falls further and further into the illusion of consumerism. Good thing more people are waking up each day.
4. Two comets - the twins in the heavens, one guards the north pole, one the south. They will cause the poles to shift and our realities will shift too. New information will be unearthed, lost cities will be found. The Devil winds will blow and the Earth will rid her toxins. Four great women will perish which will signal the beginning of seven circles which are the answers to the seven thunders.
This part contains a lot of interesting and intense ideas. Are they physical or symbolic? We know the realities are shifting, more and more people are shifting from a 4th dimensional mind into a 5th dimensional mind. Lost cities in history are being found. The poles are predicted to make a big shift, however the magnetics of the earth have been shifting more each year for a while now regardless of a big shift.
The winds and the women could be metaphorical or literal. There could be 4 women on earth or this could have some symbolic reference to the 4 elements and mother earth. What do you think?
5. The atmosphere can no longer repair itself. Time and reality as we perceive it will shift. Good and evil will emerge. Man will experiment with the Earth and cause a volcanic eruption in Mexico and a chain reaction of earthquakes will go up the Cascade Mountain Range.
Haarp has long been suspected of being able to control the weather. What other experiments has the government been conducting that may have lead up to the recent increase in earthquakes and volcanic eruptions? For the Mexico volcanic eruption, all I can say is that I hope it is metaphorical and is referring to a moment of thought rather than actual destruction.
6. The people from the stars will return to help us. The Earth has picked up the consciousness of the people and it is on self destruct.
It sounds like aliens or higher dimensional beings will lend their assistance to the human race. I am so grateful for this.
7. The Purifier comes-The twelfth planet will pass the Earth, causing three and a half days of darkness in the eclipse. The pyramids clock, keeper of the Earth, runs on sun light. After the darkness we will emerge into the fifth world.
Whether or not there is going to be a literal 3.5 days of darkness is yet to be known. Perhaps it will be 3 days of spiritual darkness followed by a shift in consciousness. Either way it sounds like the whole earth will shift into the 5th dimension.
What do you think about these prophecies? Do you think they will comes to pass? Let us know what you think in the comments below.
Thank you for reading.
Source Native American Lore
Posted by Who's ? Right at 11:53 AM
The FCC today finally released the full details of its attack on net neutrality, in the hopes you're too busy preparing for the Thanksgiving holiday to actually read it. We'll save you a little time as you brine your turkey or drive to distant relatives: it's every bit as bad as everyone expected -- and in some ways, quite a bit worse.
The full, Orwellian-named "Restoring Internet Freedom" fact sheet (pdf) makes it clear that the FCC is pushing for a full repeal of not only net neutrality rules and protections, but the Title II classification of ISPs as common carriers that underpins the FCC's authority over broadband providers. It is, by any measure, a grotesque example of crony capitalism run amok, and a blatant hand out to the nation's uncompetitive broadband duopolies.
When the FCC passed net neutrality rules in 2015 taking aim at this kind of anti-competitive behavior, this behavior mysteriously and abruptly ceased. Yet the FCC's order states they're gutting this portion of net neutrality protections as well, because, they claim, there is no evidence that any of this actually happened.
"We believe that applying Title II to Internet traffic exchange arrangements was unnecessary and is likely to inhibit competition and innovation," claims the FCC. "We find that freeing Internet traffic exchange arrangements from burdensome government regulation, and allowing market forces to discipline this emerging market is the better course."
ISP lobbyists have convinced the government to try and gut all FCC authority over one of the least-liked, least competitive industries in America, then shovel that authority over to an FTC that's too over-extended and under-funded to police anti-competitive abuses by the likes of Comcast and AT&T.
A better course for giant ISPs, perhaps, but not for the end user, streaming competition or a healthy internet.
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