"The many millions of people who have found love on and other online dating sites know how fulfilling it is," the company said in a statement.
"And while that doesn't make what happened in this case any less awful, this is about a sick, twisted individual with no prior criminal record, not an entire community of men and women looking to meet each other." Beckman’s lawyer, Marc Saggese, told KLAS that ads for the dating site give consumers no sense of the risks involved with online hook-ups.
A Las Vegas woman is suing for million dollars after being brutally stabbed and beaten by a man she met on the popular dating site. of 2010, Mary Kay Beckman, 50, and Wade Ridley, 53, dated for just eight days before Beckman called off their relationship.
Four months later, however, Ridley broke into Beckman’s garage, jumping the mother of two and stabbing her repeatedly with a butcher’s knife before stomping on her head and neck, Fox 5 Las Vegas reported.
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Mary Kay Beckman, 50, said the social dating site does not do enough to warn people of the risks of online dating.
Her attorney, Marc Saggese, said that Match.com's advertising lulls "women and men into a false sense of security," reports Huffington Post, issued a statement, calling the lawsuit "absurd." The statement read: "What happened to Mary Kay Beckman is horrible but this lawsuit is absurd.
I feel like there’s almost a middle-ground area where you see if you can suss out any level of romantic feelings from them. Then you’d figure out, did they invite me to Christmas dinner, or did they not?
Did they sit next to me at that movie or did we have a space between us? I think one thing that’s really specific about having feelings for friends is that if that friend is always talking to you about their significant other, they probably don’t have feelings for you.