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Melissa Dohme Thriving Again After Brutal Stabbing From Ex

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Mar. 5 2013, Updated 1:05 p.m. ET

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Melissa Dohme met her current boyfriend, paramedic Cameron Hill, after she was stabbed 32 times by ex Robert Lee Burton Jr.

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Melissa Dohme met her current boyfriend, paramedic Cameron Hill, after she was stabbed 32 times by ex Robert Lee Burton Jr.

Robert Lee Burton Jr.

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Robert Lee Burton Jr, Dohme's one-time high school sweetheart, currently faces charges of first-degree attempted murder.

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Melissa Dohme

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Dohme's face, head, hands and arms were slashed and bloodied in the January 2012 attack.

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Melissa Dohme

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The community rallied around the injured beauty in the wake of the incident.

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Melissa Dohme

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The community rallied around the injured beauty in the wake of the incident.

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Melissa Dohme

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Dohme spent three weeks in the hospital, a period in which she flatlined four times and had a stroke.

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Melissa Dohme

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Dohme spent three weeks in the hospital, a period in which she flatlined four times and had a stroke.

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Melissa Dohme

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Dohme and Hill finally crossed paths again last October.

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Melissa Dohme

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Dohme and Hill finally crossed paths again last October.

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Melissa Dohme

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"When I look back on that night," Dohme says of her attack, "I can't think of it as all bad anymore because I met Cameron."

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Melissa Dohme

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Dohme suffered a severed nerve in the stabbing, which has left the left side of her face partially paralyzed.

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Melissa Dohme

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Dohme suffered a severed nerve in the stabbing, which has left the left side of her face partially paralyzed.

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Melissa Dohme

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Dohme suffered a severed nerve in the stabbing, which has left the left side of her face partially paralyzed.

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