Son sues mother for ‘failing to protect him from childhood abuse’ – The Times

Posted May 26th, 2010 in news by sally

“A son sued his mother at the High Court yesterday over her alleged failure to protect him from his father’s beatings. The 32-year-old man from Co Durham, who cannot be identified, said that his mother, now in her late 60s, assaulted him herself and aided and abetted the daily punishment meted out by her husband by reporting his failings.”

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The Times, 26th May 2010