Skip to comments.20 years later, Tawana Brawley has turned back on the past
Posted on 10/06/2012 10:38:43 AM PDT by chuckee
CLAREMONT, Va. - Many people in this rural town of just 300 know the story of Tawana Brawley, but most have no idea her family lives among them.
Brawley - whose claims of being raped by a "white cop" shocked the city 20 years ago - has long since turned her back on New York. She changed her name, converted to Islam, moved south and got a bullmastiff "trained to bite" in case someone unwanted comes to visit.
The Daily News tracked her family to Claremont, Va., once one large plantation, now a tiny town of cotton and soybean farms, with a two-room library and post office, but no police department or local newspaper.
In a wide-ranging two-hour interview, Glenda Brawley and Ralph King, Brawley's mother and stepfather, revealed glimpses into her life.
She attended Howard University in Washington, where she could not have a roommate for security reasons.
Like her mother, she works as a nurse. Co-workers at the nursing home that employs her know her by the name listed on her nursing license, Tawana Thompson.
Brawley is not married, her parents say. And 20 years after camera flashes burned her eyes daily, family and friends still know not to take her photo...
Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/20-years-tawana-brawley-turned-back-article-1.258639#ixzz28XczpI8f
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Still sleeps in a pig pen covered in her own feces does she???? I would have given her 20-life for that stunt! She ruined Steven Pagano’s life. What a pig!
I'll bet Al was doin' her.
Was she ever prosecuted for her false police reports? I know Crystal Mangum was never prosecuted (thanks to the AG of North Carolina) but don’t remember if Tawana was.
If she has a criminal history can she still get licensed as an RN? Maybe she is a nurses aide or an LPN.
Good questions. I don’t know. I spent some time searching for more information, but couldn’t locate the answers.
Believe it or not, there’s not a guaranteed payoff in making a public douchesse of yourself, despite what you read in Star Magazine.
So we know how Tawana came to be low-life scum, and that her parents are still that way. I don’t think she ever seriously apologized to those she helped put through the wringer, so we’ll leave her in that category as well.