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Parent Accused of Murder Researched Hot Car Deaths

The temperature needed for a child to die in a car was of interest to both parents of a toddler that did later die in a hot car, and a judge must now determine if the baby died in an accident or in an ...

Army Sergeant Pleads Not Guilty to Charges of Committing Sex Crimes Against Children

A sergeant with the North Dakota Army National Guard's military police unit has pleaded not guilty to multiple charges, spanning several years, of sex crimes against children, as reported by the ...

Prosecution Accused of Unethical Evidence Practices in Indictment of Nanny Facing Murder Charges

Defense attorneys are arguing that the prosecution is behaving unethically in the evidence they presented to a grand jury, which resulted in the indictment of an Irish nanny for murdering the ...

Man Charged for Manufacturing Meth in Home, and Causing Fire that Endangered Child

The Franklin Sun Journal has reported that a man that was indicted a year ago for arson, aggravated trafficking and child endangerment, when his home meth lab broke out into a fire and put his own ...

Defense Blames Family Services and Not the Mother who is Charged with the Murder of her Infant Son

As read in the Huffington Post, a mother that has been charged with starving her baby to death, may have only been the hapless "scapegoat" as it was really the fault of social workers, ...

Unreported Child Neglect Eventually Led to Death of Two Children and Mother's Arrest

Though neighbors and family members were aware that a young mother often neglected her two boys, the authorities were not alerted until the woman had left the children unattended in a heated car and ...

Day-Care Owner Sentenced to 80 Years in Prison Due to Fire that Killed 4 Children, More Trials Pending

In a blatant case of child endangerment, a day care owner left her home and charges unattended to make a quick trip to a store. When she returned, her home was in flames and four children had perished ...

Sleeping Father + DUI Mother + Child in Street = Child Endangerment Charges

After a second emergency call regarding the same unattended toddler, that had been seen wondering alone on a busy section of road in East Alton, police have arrested the child's parents and ...

Nine Year-Old Dies: After Three-Hour Run Given as Punishment for Eating Candy

A third grade student that lied to her grandmother about eating chocolate candy bars in a school bus, perished after the woman ordered her to run outside for three hours as punishment. The ...

"Life of Crime" Culminates in Death Penalty

A life of crime, blamed on severe childhood traumas that developed into kidnapping and the murder of a prison guard, has now ended with a sentence of death by lethal injection, as reported by the ...

Filicide...One Mother's Murderous Action Against Her Child = 45 Year Prison Sentence

As reported by the Huffington Post, a woman that suffocated her young son until he died, and prosecutors said wanted to pursue her life while keeping his death undetected, has been sentenced to 45 ...

Lawrence Taylor Indicted for Rape

In New York, it is reported that Lawrence Taylor was indicted for charges of rape, criminal sexual act and also sexual abuse. Taylor, who is a Pro football Hall of Famer, was indicted by a New York ...

Man Charged with Assault on Son

In the Deerfield, New York area, a man has been charged with misdemeanor assault and endangering the welfare of a child. Reportedly, this is because he attack his six-year-old son. The man allegedly ...

Teacher Faces Felony Charges for Teaching While Intoxicated

A middle school teacher in Southern California has been arrested on felony charges for teaching while under the influence of alcohol and prescription drugs. KABC-TV reports that the teacher, ...