Mom Who 'Smooshed' Son's Bully Has No Regrets

Felecia Phillips beat up a teen on a school bus, and she says she'd do it again. 


A Florida mother who faces child-abuse charges after a school-bus assault on a teenager she accused of bullying her son says she has no regrets about what she did, WESH Orlando reports.

"Words kept going back and forth or whatever, and he called me out," 35-year-old Felecia Phillips said. "And I smooshed him in his face or whatever. I mean, I really, honestly can't say I won't do it again," she told of Wednesday morning's fight. "I just wanted him to leave my son alone, you know? What's the problem?"

Well, we can think of a few problems. Breaking the law aside, Phillips even admitted that she'd never seen the alleged bully physically assault her son. Watch the surveillance video of the fight, courtesy of CNN:

Read more at WESH Orlando.

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