Thursday, December 5, 2019

Tag: Child Abuse

Illinois Woman Convicted of Murder After Abusing...

An Illinois woman is facing life in prison after being convicted in the death of her 8-year-old stepdaughter, Bloomington station WGLT reported. Cynthia Baker was...

Iowa Couple Who Starved and Abused Their...

An Iowa couple charged with abusing and neglecting their two adopted children will serve just two years probation for their crime, a judge ruled...

Bounty Hunters Cleared of Virtually All Charges...

A Tennessee jury has acquitted five bounty hunters accused of gunning down an unarmed Black father of three in a case of mistaken identity. The...

Indiana Day Care Blames Baby’s Injury On...

Family and Social Services served KiddieGarden Daycare in Indiana an emergency closure letter after a 1-year-old in its care was severely injured. Tiffany Griffin told FOX...

Devonte Hart’s Biological Mother Breaks Her Silence...

The biological mother of three Black children adopted by an abusive white couple has broken her silence after learning her kids were likely killed...

New Report Reveals Hart Child Jumped Out...

More disturbing details have emerged in the demise of an Oregon couple and their six adopted kids late last month. Court records obtained by The...

To Hit or Not to Hit: Spanking...

For decades, spanking has created controversy among parents, pediatricians, and researchers. Since the 1970s, researchers have repeatedly cautioned that spanking has little if any...

Brother of Teen Found In Basement Recalls...

https://youtu.be/rk3r5pj-ARY "It gets to that point where you're like an animal. You feel like an animal." These were the chilling words of 18-year-old Eddie Carter as...

Child Abuse Charges Dropped for Baltimore School Police...

A school police officer in Maryland has had felony charges dropped against him for hitting a student numerous times. Anthony C. Spence, 44, was charged with...

Oklahoma Missionary Sentenced to 40 Years for...

What happens when foreigners who are supposedly in African nations to help people are actually there to do great harm to children? Matthew Lane...

#StopKillingOurKids: A Mother’s Response to the Tamir...

For a time, I could not fathom the fears and worries that mothers of young Black sons shoulder.  Mothering a daughter, I could not...

How Boys/Men of Color Can Un-Learn Violence...

Recent events involving African-American NFL football players Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson were a missed opportunity to provide a teachable moment for America. Both men...

As Adrian Peterson Vows to Put Down...

Whenever Adrian Peterson is allowed to play football again, it should be somewhere other than Minnesota. The weight of his child abuse case, the division...

Nike Drops Adrian Peterson As He Awaits...

While awaiting word from the NFL on when he can resume his career, Adrian Peterson received some bad news: Nike, the shoe and apparel...

In The End, Adrian Peterson Set An...

It’s hard to write about Adrian Peterson and what he did and has gone through and will go through without angering some folks. So,...

Adrian Peterson Negotiating Plea Deal to Return...

Adrian Peterson could reach a plea deal in his child abuse case that could allow him to return to the NFL and Minnesota Vikings...

Adrian Peterson’s NFL Future in Doubt With...

Some believe Adrian Peterson will not play a game this NFL season, while others contend he might have played his last game of an...

Adrian Peterson Placed on NFL Exempt List...

Adrian Peterson, the Minnesota Vikings star running back mired in a child-abuse scandal, was placed on the NFL's exempt list, barring him from all...

Adrian Peterson, Facing Child Abuse Charges, Reinstated...

Adrian Peterson, the Minnesota Vikings superstar running back who is already facing felony charges in Texas for child abuse, was accused in a separate incident...

Accused of Child Abuse, Vikings’ Adrian Peterson...

Adrian Peterson, the Minnesota Vikings' star running back who was arrested on charges of reckless or negligent injury to a child, his 4-year-old son,...