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If we’re interested in elevating Solo as the symbolic face of women perpetuating domestic violence, let’s really investigate what exactly she represents. Macur oddly omits the fact that former NFL player Jerramy Stevens who is no longer in the league after amassing a truly impressive list of sexual assault, battery, and DUI accusations was arrested for attacking Solo the night before their wedding. The case was dropped for lack of evidence, largely stemming from Solo’s nonparticipation.
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Most importantly, my buddy recovered. He was in in patient therapy at the hospital for about a month and using a wheelchair, then went to live with an aunt who was an emergency room nurse and her retired husband who could look after him while he went to physical therapy. He was on crutches for awhile, but was walking around with just a brace by the time he was cleared to go back to work and finish his term four months later.