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Exclusive: Was 'Amish Mafia' star Esther the victim of sexual assault?

In this exclusive clip from this week's episode of "Amish Mafia," Esther reveals she was the victim of domestic violence.   Read More... //

'Amish Mafia' sneak peek: Wayne destroys an arcade

In Tuesday's (March 18) all-new episode of "Amish Mafia," Wayne pays a visit to the owner of a local arcade that has been allowing Amish kids to play there even though it's against their religion. Wayne isn't pleased, and in Zap2it's sneak peek of the episode, he takes the English owner to task. "All they worry about is money. They don't give a s*** about Amish kids and their religion or anything," he says in the car on his way there. "You can't have these Amish kids in here participating in this. It's not in their culture and you know that. Do I make myself clear? I'm not asking you, I'm telling you," he tells the owner, but when the owner doesn't agree to kick out the Amish kids, Wayne goes nuts with a sledge hammer and smashes all the arcade games. "Amish Mafia" airs Tuesdays at 9 p.m. on Discovery. brightcove.createExperiences();... //

‘Amish Mafia’ Season Premiere Introduces Ruck: Don’t Let the Dress Fool You (Exclusive Video)

Discovery Channel’s “Amish Mafia” returns for a new season on Tuesday amid bitter wars for power and territory. While Levi struggles to keep outside forces from infiltrating the Amish community in Lancaster, Pa., Merlin’s eye is on winning back Holmes County, Ohio. To do so, he sets his sites toward recruiting dangerous new “foot soldiers.”   Read More... //

Amish Mafia Star John Schmucker Jailed for Driving with Suspended License

  Amish Mafia star John Schmucker was sentenced to three months in prison Friday after his 10th offense of driving with a suspended license, according to Lancaster Online . Schmucker, 29, was also ordered to pay a $1,000 fine.   Read More...     //

'Amish Mafia' Season 2 to Premiere February 25 on Discovery Channel

Determined to preserve peace and order in the Amish settlement of Lancaster, PA, insider Lebanon Levi and his team of men quietly exert their influence and control.  Read More... //

‘Amish Mafia’ Star Allegedly Beaten by Boyfriend

A star of Discovery Channel’s reality series “Amish Mafia” has allegedly been beaten brutally by her boyfriend, who is currently at large. Esther Schmucker, 27, suffered numerous injuries during the alleged attack early Halloween morning in Strasburg, Penn., including a fractured cheekbone, a broken nose and  multiple broken teeth, Strousberg Police Department confirmed to TheWrap .   Read More... //

'Amish Mafia': Buggying Under The Influence Taken Very Seriously

Drinking and driving is a serious crime and a serious danger no matter where you are. On the latest episode of " Amish Mafia ," we learned about BUI -- buggying under the influence. Drinking and driving can be just as dangerous on a horse-drawn buggy, and you can get in serious trouble. "BUIs are actually a lot more dangerous than they sound," said Jolin Merlin agreed, saying, "A horse usually knows how to find its way home, but it can’t read stop signs." One of the reasons the Amish community takes this problem so seriously is because horses are a major investment in an Amish family. The issue came to light when Levi and his men discovered a guy called "Crazy Dave" passed out drunk in his buggy. he was carted off to Amish rehab -- this is apparently being forced to sit in an attic and read the Bible for days on end. While this is a very serious matter to the Amish, viewers at home might have been struggling to take it so seriously. Penn Live's Julie Hatmaker admitted that she'd never laughed so hard as she did during the explanation of BUI . "Granted, it's a serious matter - just as one should not drive a car while under the influence of drugs or alcohol ... so one should not drive a buggy," she wrote. "But really, buggying under the influence? Seriously?!" Learn more about Amish culture every week on "Amish Mafia," Tuesdays at 9 p.m. ET on Discovery. TV Replay scours the vast television landscape to find the most interesting, amusing, and, on a good day, amazing moments, and delivers them right to your browser. //

'Amish Mafia' is Tuesday's Number 1 Cable Original in Men 18-49, 'Tickle' & 'Porter Ridge' Premiere Strong

Discovery Channel's Amish Mafia at 9PM* was the #1 original cable program among Men 18-49 delivery (no exclusions) on Tuesday, August 13th //

Amish Mafia Sneak Peek: "This Is War"

  Amish Mafia  is back — and Lebanon Levi & Co. are still taking matters into their own hands in Lancaster County, Penn.    Read More...   //

Amish Mafia Star Receives Prison Sentence

  Amish Mafia  cast member Alan Beiler has been sentenced to several months in prison, according to  The Associated Press . Beiler, 35, was sentenced in the Perry County, Pa. court to three to 23 months in prison for leading police on a chase that injured a state trooper. According to police, after trying to stop Beiler for an expired car registration, he drove against traffic which lead to a pursuit that caused the state trooper to crash and get a concussion.   //