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A shaken Mr. Valeriani was hospitalized in Selma, where his NBC colleague Charles Quinn interviewed him for “The Huntley Brinkley Report,” and received a get well soon telegram from Vice President Hubert Humphrey. The Associated Press later reported that his assailant, lumber salesman Sam Dozier, pleaded guilty to assault charges and was fined $78.75..
Young, the Citizens Trust Bank president, said his one of the few black owned banks to receive TARP funding, and that smaller and minority owned banks in general have been prevented from participating in alternative means of capital that could help them stay afloat, such as TARP, the Small Business Lending Fund and major infusions by private investors. But even for those institutions that have participated, many were weary of the restrictions that come with the low interest federal loans. The terms allow the government to become a shareholder of the bank, to make board appointments and impose restrictions in how the bank pays dividends, to pay employees and to dictate how the bank disperses money and to whom.
Timothy Heller, herself an aspiring musician, claims although she allowed Martinez to touch her arm as they lay in bed together, it escalated into sexual assault.She gave a detailed account of what she believed to have happened when she posted on Twitterlast night.Martinez had risen to prominence on The Voice in 2012, singing Britney Spears’s ‘Toxic’ in the auditions and reaching the Top 6 before being eliminated in the live shows.A couple of hours after Heller’s accusations, Martinez responded, saying her best friend ‘did not say no’ to anything they chose to do together.The pair appear to have been friends since at least 2015, but Heller said their friendship came to an end because Martinez could not dedicate any time to her.In the astonishing claims posted on social media, Heller wrote: ‘I have kept this secret for years, convincing myself that it wasn’t a big deal and I wasn’t hurt by it.’The thought of accepting that my best friend raped me seems insane.”One night during a sleepover, she became increasingly interested in my sexual preferences.’As someone who had previously been through sexual abuse, sex is hard for me to talk about. I was obviously uncomfortable, but she was my best friend, so I tried to be open about it.’The accuser then said Martinez repeatedly asked her to have sex over the course of several hours.Heller claims she said ‘no’ over and over and eventually they fell asleep.Actress Abigail Breslin waded into the accusations, saying Martinez’s response was not good enoughThe following night, the same thing is said to have happened this time Heller said it ended with her smoking cannabis and being groped and raped.’I never said yes,’ Heller said.’I said no, repeatedly. But she used her power over me, and broke me down.