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Child abuse claims: why due process and a fair hearing matter

It looks as if the Metropolitan police commissioner, Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, is edging towards an apology to Field Marshall Lord Bramall, 92, over unfounded allegations of child sex abuse and that some kind of further apology is coming to… Continue reading

Arizona Lawmakers To Consider Definition Of Child Abuse And Neglect

Arizona lawmakers are scheduled to consider a bill about child abuse and neglect Monday afternoon. The legislation would limit what the state’s child welfare agency is required to investigate. 

Current Arizona law requires the Department of Child Safety to… Continue reading

Ex-minister calls on Met chief to apologise over child abuse inquiries

The Metropolitan police commissioner should apologise for leaving two peers to “hang out to dry” over allegations of child abuse, the former children’s minister Tim Loughton has said.

Amid reports that Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe was preparing to apologise, Loughton said… Continue reading

Woman charged with criminal child endangerment

A Hamilton woman was charged with felony criminal child endangerment after her daughter called a teacher to report that her mother was driving drunk.

Jenny Lee Zito, 42, appeared last week on the felony charge and a misdemeanor count of… Continue reading

Aunt, grandmother face child abuse charges

A 3-year-old Albuquerque girl’s aunt and grandmother are facing child abuse charges.

Authorities said the women punished the girl by putting her in cold water, making her body temperature drop to 80 degrees and potentially causing brain damage.

Tiffany Desvigne,… Continue reading

Tampa man with toddler in vehicle rams police car, charged with child abuse

TAMPA — A Tampa man was arrested on a charge of child abuse Friday night after he fled during a traffic stop and rammed the vehicle into a marked Tampa Police Department cruiser while his 2-year-old daughter was sitting beside… Continue reading

Why is Pot “Child Endangerment” But a Loaded Gun is Not?

11-year-old Benjamin Tiller will spend the rest of his childhood, until age 19, in the custody of the state of Tennessee. Benjamin was just convicted of the cold-blooded murder of 8-year-old McKayla Dyer. Benjamin had gone hunting often with… Continue reading

Democratic senators propose longer prison time for child abuse

COLUMBUS – A person who causes serious harm to a child may face harsher prison sentences if a bill related to child abuse is passed.

The bill, sponsored by two Democratic senators, would allow a prosecutor to recommend an additional… Continue reading

Reports show DHS had prior family involvement with child abuse deaths

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PARENTS OF ALEX LEGATES

Crystal Hoglan and Jimmy Legates: Hoglan pleaded guilty to murder. Both pleaded guilty to child abuse.

Dustin Melvin Davison

Dustin Melvin Davison

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Dustin Melvin Davison: The 22-year-old is charged with first-degree murder. His case is set… Continue reading

Albuquerque aunt, grandmother charged with child abuse

Child Abuse Arrests

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – An Albuquerque aunt and grandmother are behind bars, accused of abusing the children in their care.

It was last Friday when crews rushed to a home at Wyoming and Copper. A three-year-old girl was unresponsive after being… Continue reading

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