Wife of man who wants his kidney back says he went panty sniffing
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"He was rummaging through her underwear drawer and sniffing the underwear" to see if she had cheated, said Douglas Rothkopf, the lawyer for Dawnell Batista, 44.
Rothkopf said in Mineola matrimonial court that his client has never been unfaithful, the allegations of cheating are "grotesque," and the husband is "hyper- suspicious."
Richard Batista's lawyer, Dominic Barbara, said the surgeon was "godlike" for giving his kidney to his wife.
"He wants to tell the world what happened in this case because it's a tragedy," the lawyer said. "This is a man who put his life on the line, and his wife treated him like a piece of dirt, garbage."
Dawnell has had some pretty serious kidney problems in her lifetime.
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