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Child Neglect

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Gov. Dayton Signs ‘Jacob’s Law’

Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a law requiring that both parents be notified if their child is a possible victim of abuse, neglect or sexual assault.

04/04/2012

Baby Killer Sibley County

Woman Facing 7 Felony Counts In Baby’s Death

A woman in southern Minnesota has been indicted on seven felony counts in connection with the 2001 death of her baby, according to the Sibley County Sheriff’s Office.

01/26/2012

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Wis. Couple Accused Of Starving Infant Daughter

Appleton parents who were worried that their infant daughter would become obese starved her for months, causing the girl to gain just 5 pounds in the 14 months after her birth, prosecutors allege.

11/17/2011

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Wis. Parents Charged With Starving Baby, Feared Obesity

Prosecutors have accused an Appleton couple of starving their 17-month-old daughter, apparently because her father was afraid she would become obese.

11/17/2011

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Minn. Child-Neglect Suspect Taken Back From Calif.

A Lakeville man accused of abandoning his son after his home went into foreclosure has been returned to Minnesota after he fled to California late last month.

09/10/2011

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Mom Charged With Manslaughter In 3-Year-Old’s Death

The Anoka mother of a 3-year-old boy, who died after suffering severe abuse, is now being charged with manslaughter.

09/07/2011

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3-Year-Old Anoka Boy On Life Support, 2 Charged

A 40-year-old Anoka woman has been charged in connection to the abuse of a 3-year-old boy, who is on life support and is not expected to live, according to authorities.

09/02/2011

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Dad Accused Of Abandoning Son To Face Extradition

A father accused of abandoning his 11-year-old son because his home was in foreclosure has been arrested in a small coastal town in central California and now faces extradition back to Minnesota.

08/30/2011

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Minn. Mother Pleads Guilty To Neglect

Thirty-five-year-old Oralia Alejandra Kalinchuk-Perez of Austin pleaded guilty this week in Mower County Court. In exchange, a second count of child endangerment was dismissed.

04/28/2011

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Man Charged With Locking Small Children In Bedroom

A man has been charged with child neglect after he allegedly left two children home alone, locked in a bedroom without any clothes on.

04/18/2011

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Mom Charged With Throwing Baby Into Snow Bank

A mom is charged with throwing her 18-day-old baby into a snow bank in Minneapolis.

03/08/2011

Parents Charged After Leaving Baby In Hot Car

Criminal charges have been filed against the parents of a baby who was left on a hot car on Tuesday, a day of sweltering heat in the Twin Cities.  34 year old Angel Garcia-Tapia and 35 […]

07/29/2010

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