John Michael Farren: Fmr Bush Lawyer Charged in Attempted Murder
John Michael Farren, a former President Bush lawyer has been charged today in Connecticut with the attempted murder of his wife, whom he attacked with a long flashlight.
Police received a panic alarm from Farren's home late on Wednesday night and they arrived to find his wife Mary Farren with a broken jaw, facial fractures and lacerations to her face and her back of her head.
Mary Farren had filed for divorce earlier this week; her attorney described the attack as 'brutal'.
"She is terrified of him, and we ask that as many restrictions be placed upon him as possible," he told the local Greenwich Time newspaper.
John Michael Farren is being held on a $2 million bond and is scheduled to appear in court on January 21st.