‘DWTS’: Carole Baskin’s Missing Husband’s Family Asks for ‘Justice for Don’ in a Commercial During Her Debut on the Show

by Jeremy Spirogis
The family of Carole Baskin

When we thought 2020 couldn’t get any more odd, Tiger King’s Carole Baskin seems as a contestant on Dancing With the Stars. Plus, her lacking husband’s household pays to air a business throughout her premiere on the present, asking for justice for Don Lewis. 

The family of Carole Baskin's Ex-husband Don Lewis
Attorney John Phillips speaks on the Lewis household throughout a information convention at Riverhills Church of God on August 10, 2020 in Tampa, Florida. The surviving daughters of Don Lewis introduced throughout a information convention they’ve filed a criticism in Hillsborough County court docket in opposition to ‘Tiger King’ topics Kenny Farr and Carole Baskin. | Jones/Getty Images

Did Carole Baskin kill her second husband?

Baskin turned well-known when she was featured within the Netflix docuseries Tiger King in March 2020. The documentary painted the large cat activist in a destructive mild all through the collection. Joseph “Joe Exotic” Maldonado-Passage repeatedly accused Baskin of killing her second husband, Jack “Don” Lewis, and feeding him to her tigers.

Baskin took half within the collection to assist unfold the phrase about animal cruelty to large cats. Her husband, Lewis, disappeared in 1997 and was declared lifeless 5 years later, in 2002. His will left the vast majority of his property, together with the zoo that turned Big Cat Rescue animal sanctuary to Baskin.

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According to USA Today, somebody cast Lewis’ will; nevertheless, no felony prices shall be filed as a result of limitations have handed. His disappearance stays an open case that the sheriff’s workplace continues to work on.

Don Lewis’ household paid to run a business throughout Baskin’s debut on ‘DWTS’

“I’m Gale, one of Lewis’ daughters,” the business begins. “We are a real family, and to us, he was ‘Daddy.’”

Lewis’s different two daughters, Lynda and Donna, additionally seem within the video telling followers that they miss their father. The lacking husband’s assistant asks for “Justice for Don.”

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“Don Lewis mysteriously disappeared in 1997,” the household lawyer, John M. Philips, explains. “His family deserves answers. They deserve justice. Do you know who did this or if Carole Baskin was involved?”

The household is providing a $100,000 reward for details about what occurred to Baskin’s former husband.

Fans have been shocked to see the business earlier than Baskin competed on ‘DWTS’

The Dancing With the Stars producers positioned Baskin’s efficiency final in the course of the premiere to build-up to the drama. The animal rights activist admitted quite a few instances that she has no dancing expertise, and she or he delivered on that promise.

“Carole Baskin is an absolutely terrible dancer,” Meghan McCain tweeted. “[She] danced to ‘The Eye of the Tiger’ and definitely murdered her husband with sardine oil. And what am I doing with my life?”

The judges tried to be form to Baskin, however they gave her the bottom rating of the night time — 11 out of a attainable 30 factors.

“It was kind of sedated,” Bruno Tonioli informed Baskin. “It didn’t pop the way it should.”

Fans are curious to see how lengthy Baskin will final on the present.

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