Meredith Baxter Alleges Ex-Husband David Birney Abused Her

Meredith Baxter says in a new book, "Untitled," that she was a victim of emotional and physical abuse. Baxter, the actress best known for playing hippie mom Elyse Keaton on the 1980s sitcom "Family Ties," said that the abuser was her then-husband David Birney, who has denied the allegations. In her memoir, Baxter alleges that Birney hit her more than once. "It was so sudden and unexpected, I couldn't tell you which hand hit me, or even how hard," she writes. "I do recall thinking, 'I'd...Full Story
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