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Take Action for Purvi Patel! - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Purvi Patel, miscarriage, miscarriage of justice, draconian laws, child neglect, feticide )

- 1475 days ago -
33-year-old Purvi Patel was convicted based on highly contested junk science that was literally developed in the 17th century of child neglect and feticide. Patel says she suffered a miscarriage and there is no evidence to show otherwise.
Vegan FL Mom Refused to Take Sick Newborn to Hospital for Fear of Exposure to Animal Products (TEXT and VIDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: vegans, ethics, child neglect, baby, health, law, news, society, sadness, women, crime )

- 1763 days ago -
Police arrested a 23-year-old Casselberry, Florida woman Wednesday on charges of child neglect after she refused to seek medical treatment for her newborn baby because of her rigid vegan dietary beliefs.
Couple Faces 863 Counts of Child Neglect
Society & Culture  (tags: child neglect, crime, police, sadness, women )

- 3260 days ago -
A Miami couple was arrested on 863 counts of child neglect, after authorities say they forced their teenage daughter to sleep, eat and use the bathroom outside the home.
Shocking Video: Baby in the Street
Society & Culture  (tags: child neglect, baby, street, dangerous, crime )

- 3264 days ago -
SAN ANTONIO -- The News 4 WOAI Trouble Shooters have uncovered a startling piece of video captured by VIA bus cameras. In the video, VIA bus driver Mike Hubbard is driving down
Grandmother of York Girl Beaten to Death Has Many Questions
Society & Culture  (tags: child abuse, child neglect, murder )

- 4031 days ago -
Darisabel was 2 years old when her mother's boyfriend beat her to death with a video controller. The mother did nothing to stop him. Autopsy showed almost no parts of the toddler's body not traumatized.
534 Women, Kids Leave Polygamist Ranch
Society & Culture  (tags: child abuse, child neglect, polygamy, Texas, polygamist ranch )

- 4034 days ago -
401 children have been placed in state custody because a judge deemed them in imminent danger of physical abuse...133 women left the Yearning for Zion Ranch of their own volition along with the children...State troopers were holding an unknown number of men
Bikers Ride Honoring Child Abuse Victims
Society & Culture  (tags: child abuse, child neglect, deaths, honor, Bikers Against Child ABuse, bikers, car enthusiasts )

- 4034 days ago -
Bikers & car enthusiasts gathered in memory of children who died from abuse in 2007. The ride culminated in a candle light vigil. "The abused child has basic rights to be loved and to be safe," says Bikers Against Child Abuse rep B.J. Brice.
New Report: Children's Well-Being Tied to State They Live in
Society & Culture  (tags: child abuse, US states child welfare, child neglect, child abuse information )

- 4037 days ago -
Vermont is ranked the best state to live in if you are a child. The worst? Louisiana. Want to know where your state ranked on child abuse fatalities, child deaths, infant mortality, child poverty, etc.? New report tells that and more...check it out!
Maximum Sentence for Stepfather in Death of Girl
Society & Culture  (tags: child abuse, torture, death, crime, child neglect, cruelty )

- 4037 days ago -
Nixzmary's stepdad gets 26 1/3 - 29 years in prison. Years of torture & suffering ended for the 7 yr. old the night he beat her "with particular severity," admitted holding her head under "running water and left her naked and moaning on the floor."
Children Die When Child Protective Services Fail Them. Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Petition, child abuse, child neglect, death, Child Protective Services, US Congress, activism, child safety, child welfare )

- 4040 days ago -
Children that could be alive, die every day in the United States, because Child Protective Services across this country simply do not follow their own simple procedures. Sign this petition to tell US Congress to take action to change this sad reality.
Follow-Up Story to Some People Don't Deserve to Have Children
Society & Culture  (tags: drug addicts, homeless, children, cocaine, New York, Rochester, child neglect )

- 4226 days ago -
A judge in Rochester, NY ruled that a homeless couple of drug addicts with four children in foster care, three of whom tested positive for cocaine at birth, couldn't have any more kids. The appellate court reversed the decision. What a shame!
Some People Really Don't Deserve to Have Children
Society & Culture  (tags: child abuse, child neglect, bad parenting, drunks, Wisconsin )

- 4226 days ago -
This couple from Glendale, Wisconin are two of them. Read their story.
Arrest May Put End to Mystery of Town's Abandoned Babies
Society & Culture  (tags: woman, children, child, abandonment, murder, babies, child neglect, law, family, crime )

- 4284 days ago -
OROSI, California (AP) -- Griselda Aranzacu was puzzled when she noticed her slender neighbor developing a bulging tummy that would repeatedly appear and vanish. She suspected Nancy Ortiz was pregnant after Ortiz visited her home last summer, but didn't
Grandma Jailed for Kenneling Boy
Society & Culture  (tags: child abuse, children, child neglect )

- 4362 days ago -
A boy who for years was locked in a dog kennel by his grandmother for eight hours at a time is so afraid of her that he refused to attend her sentencing

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