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  • Toddler, 2, suffers severe brain injuries when her male babysitter, 16, 'disciplines' her....

    05/14/2017 12:52:43 PM PDT · by Morgana · 34 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | May 14, 2017 | Ann Schmidt For Dailymail.com
    FULL TITLE: Toddler, 2, suffers severe brain injuries when her male babysitter, 16, 'disciplines' her because she 'snuck a piece of candy' A two-year-old was unresponsive and suffered serious brain injuries after her 16-year-old babysitter allegedly 'disciplined' her. Gia Faye, 2, was supposed to be asleep in her Brownsville, California home when she was playing with a toy Thursday afternoon. Her babysitter, a teenage boy known to the family, took the toy from her and left the room. When he got back she had taken a piece of candy. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO
  • Police: ‘Mom’ beats son after grandma gets Mother’s Day card instead of her

    05/13/2017 4:02:57 PM PDT · by Morgana · 32 replies
    crime online ^ | May 13, 2017 | Jacquelyn Gray, Contributor
    A Spartanburg, South Carolina, mom was arrested after she allegedly hit her 6-year-old son who gave his grandmother a Mother’s Day card instead of her. Shontrell Yurmeish Murphy, 30, hit the child “really hard a few times” in the back, front, and side of his head on Thursday, the victim’s sister said in an arrest warrant obtained by WSPA. Responding police were purportedly met by the grandmother and two children—one of which was crying. Murphy supposedly told deputies she disciplined her son because he was misbehaving at school and that she didn’t strike her son in a “hard or in...
  • Pedophile Ring 'Child Porn King' Arrested in Largest Ever Bust

    05/10/2017 4:13:58 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 19 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | 5/9/2017 | AP and MAX MARGAN FOR MAILONLINE
    Vile images have emerged from inside the home of an American man suspected of exploiting Filipino children and using webcams to sell videos, images and livestreams. David Timothy Deakin, 53, was arrested at his Philippines home last month in what was potentially the largest ever seizure of illicit digital content in the country. Children's underwear, toddler shoes, cameras, bondage cuffs, fetish ropes and stacks of hard drives can be seen scattered throughout the two-bedroom townhouse. One photo shows food wrappers, cigarette butts, plastic cups and perfume spread across the work space of the suspected child cybersex operator. In another image,...
  • EXCLUSIVE: Evil father of 7-year-old Adrian Jones who starved him, bound him to cutting boards...

    05/10/2017 6:34:46 PM PDT · by Morgana · 23 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | May 9, 2017 | Martin Gould In Kansas City, Kansas For Dailymail.com
    FULL TITLE: EXCLUSIVE: Evil father of 7-year-old Adrian Jones who starved him, bound him to cutting boards and fed his dead body to pigs is sentenced to life in prison His face devoid of any emotion, the evil father of 7-year-old Adrian Jones was sentenced to life with a minimum of 25 years in prison in a Kansas City courtroom today. Dressed in a navy blue and white striped prison jumpsuit and orange Crocs, Michael Jones, a 46-year-old former bail bondsman, refused to look around as Adrian’s grandmother, sister and mother addressed the court. He pleaded guilty in March to...
  • Special Ops Veteran Now Fights Scourge of Child Exploitation

    05/09/2017 12:01:53 PM PDT · by Epoch Times · 9 replies
    Epoch Times ^ | May 9, 2017 | Charlotte Cuthbertson
    Kevin Tillman doesn’t consider himself a hero. But to many young girls and boys, he is their champion, an unsung hero in a dark world. His work takes pedophiles and child pornographers off the streets. And he helps save kids from nightmare scenarios. Tillman is a computer forensics expert working for ICE (Immigrations and Custom Enforcement) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) in New York. He is a 29-year military veteran who retrained as a Human Exploitation and Rescue Operative (HERO) after retiring in 2015. The HERO program gives veterans, especially those who are wounded, a chance to retrain and fight crime...
  • West Virginia Man Convicted of 143 Counts of Child Sex Crimes

    05/01/2017 6:10:57 PM PDT · by Morgana · 16 replies
    wowk ^ | May 1, 2017 | Joseph Fitzwater
    FAIRMONT, W.Va (WBOY) -A Fairmont man has been convicted of sexually assaulting and sexually abusing five children over a period of five years after a trial concluded in Marion County on Monday. Iran Eli Glover, 42, was found guilty on all 143 counts against him after a jury deliberated for three hours. He is now convicted of 48 counts of first degree sexual assault, 25 counts of first degree sexual abuse and 72 counts of sexual abuse by a parent, guardian, custodian or person of trust. The jury must be unanimous on each count in order to convict.
  • Court documents detail horrific abuse that allegedly led to toddler’s death

    04/26/2017 6:42:15 PM PDT · by Morgana · 3 replies
    EAST IDAHO NEWS ^ | April 25, 2017 | Stephan Rockefeller, EastIdahoNews.com
    EDITOR’S NOTE: This story contains violent descriptions of alleged child abuse. Reader discretion is advised. BLACKFOOT — Court documents unsealed Tuesday detail the horrific events investigators say happened when an 18-month-old was “viciously attacked” – receiving injuries that led to his untimely death, according to court documents. Jesus Adan Castillo, 22, is charged with first-degree murder in connection to the death of Zachary Tendoy, the son of Castillo’s girlfriend. On March 23, around 4 a.m., the Bingham County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call that a child was not breathing at a home on the 1600 block of Camas Street....
  • BT 1100 Arrested For Burning & T0rturing Her Infant Child Because The Father Got A New Girlfriend%

    04/19/2017 6:08:07 AM PDT · by Morgana · 7 replies
    TNN RAW 3 ^ | April 18, 2017 | TOMMY SOTOMAYOR
    BT 1100 Arrested For Burning & T0rturing Her Infant Child Because The Father Got A New Girlfriend%
  • Hannah Is a Girl. Doctors Finally Treat Her Like One.

    04/10/2017 7:58:25 AM PDT · by Pollard · 77 replies
    NEW HAVEN — Hannah is a 14-year-old girl, clad in leggings and an oversize T-shirt, with long brown hair that she curls around a finger. She was also born a boy. The government can’t seem to decide whether it should affirm children like Hannah. President Trump jumped from supporting workplace protections for transgender people to ending supportive policies for transgender students in public schools. The Supreme Court waffled on whether or not these kids can use the bathrooms of their identified genders, sending the question back to the Fourth Circuit. Last month, North Carolina repealed a law that forced transgender...
  • The U.S. Department of Education has been promoting Islam for years

    04/01/2017 12:38:38 PM PDT · by DanMiller · 25 replies
    Dan Miller's Blog ^ | April 1, 2017 | Dan Miller
    The U.S. Department of Education has proselytized in our public schools on behalf Islam for many years through its "Access Islam" program. Federally funded, it is directed at children in grades 5 through 12. The Christian Action Network recently demanded that President Trump's recently confirmed Education Secretary, Betsy DeVos, terminate the program.According to an article at Breitbart, a predecessor program began during the Bush administration in 2005. It "simply taught students about the traditions, culture, and holidays of Islam. Then, it became greatly expanded under the Obama administration. It has continued to develop, and now has had a greater, broader outreach.” According to the...
  • Taylor HS softball coach accused of improper relationship with student (TX)

    04/01/2017 8:21:34 AM PDT · by bgill · 11 replies
    CBS Austin ^ | March 31, 2017 | CBS Austin
    A coach for Taylor High School's varsity softball team is accused of having a sexual relationship with a student. Kendall Lucas, 25, is charged with improper relationship between educator and student, a second degree felony. Police say the female student was 17 years old at the time of the offense.
  • Day care worker accused of slamming 4-year-old to ground

    03/26/2017 3:13:03 PM PDT · by Morgana · 28 replies
    abc7chicago ^ | march 26, 2017 | STAFF
    SPRING, Texas -- A day care worker has been charged after allegedly slamming a young girl to the ground at a Texas day care. On Wednesday, a parent notified the Montgomery County Precinct 3 Constable's office that her child had been injured at the Children's Lighthouse Daycare on the 2800 block of Waterbend Cove. Investigators said they have uncovered video footage showing Gregory Diglin grabbing a 4-year-old girl by the arm and slamming her to the ground. According to the video, the child's face hit the floor and she immediately began to scream in pain. He then took the child...
  • Parents accused of leaving children unsupervised while going to work in Eastview Mall

    03/26/2017 9:01:12 AM PDT · by oh8eleven · 31 replies
    WHECTV ^ | 26 March 2017 | WHECTV
    The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports that two people are accused of leaving their children unsupervised on a bench while going to work in Eastview Mall.Deputies say that 39-year-old Jean Seide and 36-year-old Bilaine Seint-Just, both of Rochester, were arrested on Saturday. They were accused of bringing their children to the mall and then leaving them on a bench unsupervised. According to deputies, the three children were reported to EVM security, who then sent the report to the Sheriff’s Office. Deputies reportedly found the children in an employee access hallway. Deputies tell us that the parents were charged with three...
  • Report: Pa. woman charged with beating daughter while testing her on Bible verses

    03/24/2017 2:19:53 PM PDT · by Morgana · 68 replies
    philly.com ^ | march 23, 2017 | Mari A. Schaefer
    A Dauphin County woman reportedly has been arrested after she allegedly slammed her daughter's head into the wall and then kicked her out of her house after drunkenly testing the girl on Bible verses. Rhonda Kemp Shoffner, 41, of the first block of Middletown, was charged March 14 with aggravated assault, endangering a child under 13, strangulation and terroristic threats. She was being held at the Dauphin County prison after failing to post $100,000 bail, according to public records.
  • Oregon mayor accused of soliciting sex with girl, 14, on Facebook

    03/21/2017 2:49:47 PM PDT · by Morgana · 35 replies
    oregonlive.com ^ | march 21, 2017 | Everton Bailey Jr. | The Oregonian/OregonLive
    The 71-year-old mayor of a southern Oregon town was arrested Sunday, accused of setting up a meeting to have sex with a 14-year-old girl who turned out to be a police officer. Kenneth Lewis Barrett, who began his two-year term as mayor of Winston in January, spent two weeks exchanging Facebook messages with an online decoy created to target adults soliciting sex with children, court documents said.
  • Boyfriend pleads guilty to child abuse in beating death of girlfriend’s toddler

    03/14/2017 8:42:12 AM PDT · by Morgana · 26 replies
    jacksonville ^ | march 13, 2017 | Garrett Pelican
    Had it not been for a scheduling conflict for her normal baby sitter, 2-year-old Aaliyah Lewis might have spent the day with her grandfather. Had she not been potty-trained with repeated lashings from a belt and hanger, the toddler might not have required a trip to the hospital. And had her mother sought help right away when she saw her daughter’s injuries, the young girl might have survived. Instead, Aaliyah was baby-sat April 21, 2016, by her mother’s boyfriend, Jamarius Devonti Graham. Graham acknowledged physically punishing the toddler — spanking her 20 times with a belt and striking her with...
  • Problem with anti-abuse panel isn’t survivors, it’s the Roman Curia [Catholic Caucus]

    03/06/2017 4:00:38 PM PST · by ebb tide · 8 replies
    Crux ^ | March 5, 2017 | Marie Collins
    [Editor’s note: In the wake of the resignation of the last clerical abuse survivor to serve as an active member of the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors, Irish lay woman Marie Collins, Crux editor John L. Allen Jr. published an analysis suggesting that the outcome may have been both inevitable and desirable. Collins objected via social media, and Crux offered her the opportunity to reply. The following is that response.] Firstly I want to thank Crux for offering me the right of reply. Although in the article I am combined with Peter Saunders, I am here speaking only...
  • Trans youth can now delay the onset of puberty

    03/03/2017 9:45:08 PM PST · by Trump20162020 · 20 replies
    VICE News ^ | 03/03/2017 | VICE News
    Kids can now delay the onset of puberty using drugs called hormone blockers.
  • Mom wants teacher fired for using Ouija board with kindergarten students

    02/28/2017 10:21:14 AM PST · by simpson96 · 125 replies
    WISN - ABC Milwaukee ^ | 2/28/2017 | Christina Palladino
    MILWAUKEE — An outraged mother is calling on Milwaukee Public Schools officials to fire a kindergarten teacher who introduced the young students in her class to a Ouija board. The mom, who asked to not be publicly named, said the game was used on Friday in her 5-year-old's classroom at Zablocki Elementary. "They were shutting off the lights and making it dark and talking to spirits. That's not something that should be at school," the mother said of the game, which is said to be able to channel spirits. In an email to the mother, the teacher said the Ouija...
  • In landmark ruling, Italy recognizes gay couple as dads to surrogate babies

    02/28/2017 9:31:34 AM PST · by Olog-hai · 11 replies
    TheLocal.it ^ | 28 February 2017 15:57 CET+01:00
    For the first time in Italy, two gay partners have been legally recognized as fathers of two surrogate children. The children were born to a surrogate mother in the United States using artificial insemination, but both of the men will officially be named as its father — not just the parent who is biologically related. Judges at Trento’s Court of Appeal made the historic ruling in line with the birth certificate issued in the US, which stated the dual paternity, according to the Article 29 website. The website, which takes its name from the article in the Italian Constitution regarding...