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N.C. man faces child abuse charges for home circumcision

DALLAS, N.C. (AP) -- Investigators say a man has been charged with child abuse in Caldwell County for circumcising his two infant sons with a utility knife. Authorities said 32-year-old Johnny Eric Marlowe fathered children with his legal wife and another woman who live in their home. One gave birth to a boy at their home in the rural Kings Creek community in November 2005, and the other gave birth to a boy there four months later. Caldwell County Sheriff's Detective Shelly Hartley said Marlowe denied the women prenatal care in both cases and circumcised the boys when they were 8 days old. Marlowe later moved to Gaston County and is serving a 150-day jail sentence there on charges of resisting a public officer, assault on a female and multiple counts of child neglect. Marlowe had a total of 11 children with the two women. (Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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Where was the mother during

Where was the mother during all of this and why did she not come forward. She acts as if she is the victim maybe if it's 1970 but its 2007-2008 she had options and ways out!!!!!!!!!!!

This makes me sick

This just made me sick!!!!!!! This man is only getting 150 days.People get off too easy That's what is wrong with this world!!!!!!!!!

so after just 150 days

so after just 150 days this guy starts all over again........ 11 kids, so far.


MRSA is going around in the Gaston County jail so lets hope he gets it and the world is rid of the scum.

Obviously, Mister Marlowe needs.... "all-encompassing circumcision," a rubber room, and one of those spiffy sports jackets with the sleeves that buckle together in the back....

Govt should

this man needs to be castrated!!!!!!!!!!!