Riley Pettipierre methadone death preventable, report finds – BBC News

‘The death of a two-year-old boy who drank some of his mother’s methadone could have been prevented, a report has found.’

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BBC News, 13th December 2013

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Mairead Philpott loses appeal against 17-year sentence for manslaughter – The Guardian

‘Mairead Philpott has had her 17-year prison sentence for killing her six children in a house fire in Derby upheld by the court of appeal.’

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The Guardian, 29th November 2013

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Jamie Kightley death trial: Parents found guilty – BBC News

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“A couple have been found guilty of causing or allowing the death of their seven-week-old son.”

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BBC News, 20th November 2013

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Hamzah Khan: social services missed warning signs, report finds – The Guardian

“A serious case review (SCR) into the starvation of four-year-old Hamzah Khan has concluded that while his death was ‘not predictable’, Bradford social services missed signs that, had they been put together, could have warned that Hamzah and his seven siblings were at risk.”

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The Guardian, 13th November 2013

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Orchid View scandal: Whistle-blowing inquiry call – BBC News

“Ministers must launch an inquiry into how whistle-blowers are treated in the wake of the Orchid View care home scandal, MP Charlotte Leslie has said.”

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BBC News, 20th October 2013

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Baby P’s mother Tracey Connelly to be released from prison – The Guardian

“The mother of Peter Connelly, the toddler known as Baby P who died with more than 50 injuries despite being on the at-risk register, has been recommended for release from prison by the Parole Board.”

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The Guardian, 8th October 2013

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Hamzah Khan: Amanda Hutton jailed after son starved to death – The Guardian

“An alcoholic mother of eight who starved her four-year-old son to death and left his body in a cot for nearly two years has been jailed for 15 years.”

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The Guardian, 4th October 2013

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Baby P mother Tracey Connelly ‘may soon be freed’ – The Independent

“The mother of Baby P could be freed from jail within days when her case is considered by the body responsible for deciding whether prisoners can be safely released into the community.”

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The Independent, 30th September 2013

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IPCC investigates death of man ‘pushed by police’ during son’s arrest – The Guardian

“An investigation is under way into allegations that a 54-year-old man on crutches died after he was pushed by police during a raid on his house.”

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The Guardian, 30th August 2013

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Daniel Pelka’s mother and stepfather jailed for life – The Guardian

“The mother and stepfather of Daniel Pelka have been jailed for life for starving, torturing and battering the four-year-old boy to death.”

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The Guardian, 2nd August 2013

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Keanu Williams case: Mother guilty of murdering toddler – BBC News

“A mother has been found guilty of murdering her two-year-old son.”

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BBC News, 24th June 2013

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Wolverhampton heroin death toddler’s parents plead guilty – BBC News

“The parents of a toddler, who died from a heroin overdose, have admitted causing his death.”

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BBC News, 10th June 2013

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Leicester Royal Infirmary sorry over 100-year-old’s death – BBC News

“A ‘catastrophic error’ led to a 100-year-old great-grandmother dying from dehydration, a hospital has admitted.”

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BBC News, 5th June 2013

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Derbyshire father Nathan Pick jailed for seven years for killing baby son – The Guardian

“A father has been jailed for seven years after admitting killing his disabled seven-month-old son. Nathan Pick, 38, lashed out at the baby, James-Lee, because he could not get him to stop screaming.”

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The Guardian, 10th May 2013

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Nurse spared jail for killing baby in botched circumcision – BBC News

“A nurse who caused the death of a baby in a botched home circumcision has been spared jail.”

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BBC News, 8th February 2013

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Father jailed for baby’s manslaughter – The Guardian

“A young father who killed his three-month-old son by shaking or throwing him has been jailed for three years and eight months.”

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The Guardian, 15th January 2013

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Mother jailed for life for beating son to death for not learning Qur’an – The Guardian

“A mother who beat her seven-year-old son to death for failing to learn the Qur’an by heart and then burned his body in an attempt to hide her crime has been jailed for life.”

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The Guardian, 7th January 2013

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Richard Morgan jailed for killing Slater Sharkey – BBC News

“A factory worker who shook his girlfriend’s baby son to death has been jailed for seven-and-a-half years.”

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BBC News, 19th December 2012

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Nurse guilty of manslaughter of baby who bled to death after botched home circumcision – Daily Telegraph

“A nurse has been found guilty of the manslaughter of a four-week-old baby who bled to death after a botched home circumcision.”

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The Independent, 14th December 2012

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Toddler’s murderer jailed for minimum of 17 years – The Guardian

“A man was jailed for a minimum of 17 years on Friday after being found guilty of the murder of a two-year-old boy.”

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The Guardian, 2nd November 2012

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