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Melissa Medema Found Guilty of Endangering the Welfare of a Minor – Child’s Mother Shares Her Story

Melissa Medema guilty 3At the beginning of 2013, we were contacted via Facebook by Whitney Matney, an Arkansas mom who had just endured the horror of catching her babysitter abusing her daughter on hidden camera. Now 9 months later, a verdict has been handed down. What follows is Whitney’s personal account of the conviction, trial and sentencing, and her feelings on the outcome – in her own words. Also included is footage of the abuse (warning: disturbing images):

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Follow A Filmmaker Tracing Michigan For Family Peace

parricidalEvery now and again here at BrickHouse we get to use our products to support charities and other good causes. Last year, we helped sponsor a cross-country motorcycle ride for child abuse prevention. And now, for the next 45 days, we’ll be providing live tracking of filmmaker Ryan Davy cycling the entire 1300-mile perimeter of Michigan for family peace.

Click here to follow the trip, which begins Sunday, in real time. To zoom in, double-click your left mouse button; to zoom out, double-click the right button. Learn more about the cause here.

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The Internet Taxation Issue: How to Fix the ‘Marketplace Fairness Act’ for Small Business – a Proposal and a Challenge

todd_morrisAn Open Letter to Congress and All American Consumers

By Todd Morris, Founder and CEO, BrickHouseSecurity.com

As Congress considers legislation requiring small businesses to collect sales tax for 46 states and more than 9,600 separate taxing districts, I respectfully suggest that members of both Houses consider the ramifications should the proposal in its current form become law.

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“What’s the Best Way for Parents to Keep Their Children Safe Online?”

blog_image_comp_securityThe question that tops this story was recently posed to a panel of security and parenting experts by safesoundfamily.com. One of those experts was none other than our own CEO, Todd Morris, who offered one of the many salient pieces of advice found in the article. Let’s take a look at his advice as well as some of the other experts’.

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