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Woman reflects on ex-husband's, son's sexual orientation
by ANELIA K. DIMITROVA It took a Cedar Falls woman many years to come to terms with the fact that her late husband was bisexual. It took her even longer to broach the subject with her sons, and only lately with her friends. For a long time, Bonnie Anderson carried a lot of guilt wondering what she had done wrong and shouldering the blame for the failure of the marriage. She read and read and read, trying to understand same sex attraction. Then, her younger son told her he was guy. Today, she lauds the unanimous decision of the Iowa Supreme Court to legalize gay marriage.
FLOYD COUNTY, Iowa — A judge has ruled on key information before the trial of the man accused of murdering a 5-year-old nearly a decade ago. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports prosecutors will be able to tell jurors about 35-year-old Casey Frederiksen’s child porn collection. Frederiksen faces first-degree murder and first-degree sexual abuse charges in connection with the disappearance ...
WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — The mother of one of two slain Iowa cousins has been returned to custody to await trial on drug charges. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier says 37-year-old Misty Cook-Morrissey was arrested Monday on allegations that she had violated terms of her pretrial release.