Burke mother of 11 files for divorce, cites spousal abuse

The mother of 11 Burke County childen discovered last summer isolated, unkempt and out of public school, is suing her husband for divorce, claiming he abused her.

In an interview with WJBF-TV, her attorney Jack Long said the treatment of Christine Long could be considered "torture."

Her husband Jeremy Long is still in jail in Burke County, charged with child cruelty, the TV station reported.


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