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ReadThisThing (Jul 9th, 2019)

A dispute between two neighborhood kids turned into an alleged nightmare for two families in a Miami neighborhood. Graphic designer Mark Cantor says that after he scolded his son's playmate for alleged bullying, the playmate's dad - a Miami cop named Willy Alvarez - verbally assaulted and threatened him. What followed was a decade-long dispute that involved multiple arrests, the sales of both of the families' homes, three criminal trials, and a civil lawsuit that's been dragging on for seven years. 

Read more at the Miami New Times:

An 11-Year Neighborhood Feud Involved Restraining Orders, Spells, and Jail Time

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