Mother sentenced after leaving dead baby in Manchester garden – The Independent

Posted April 16th, 2012 in child cruelty, concealing birth, news, sentencing by sally

“A woman who placed the body of her newborn baby in her friend’s garden has walked free from court.”

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The Independent, 13th April 2012

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Baby force-feeding death: Mother Gloria Dwomoh jailed – BBC News

“A mother who force-fed her baby girl who later died has been jailed.”

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BBC News, 11th November 2011

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Mother found guilty of force-feeding baby to death – The Guardian

Posted October 13th, 2011 in child cruelty, food, homicide, news by tracey

“A nurse who killed her baby daughter by force-feeding her using a method she claimed was common in her native Ghana is facing jail following a three-week trial.”

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The Guardian, 12th October 2011

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Child cruelty couple get five years – The Independent

Posted October 11th, 2011 in child cruelty, news, sentencing by sally

“A couple said to have swapped the identity of their dead baby daughter to her twin sister in a bid to cover injuries they inflicted have been jailed for five years.”

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The Independent, 10th October 2011

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Couple sentenced to four years each for abuse of 14-month-old girl – The Guardian

Posted September 15th, 2011 in child cruelty, news, sentencing, young offenders by tracey

“A mother and her partner are starting custodial sentences for a catalogue of abuse that left a 14-month-old girl covered in injuries, with every fingernail blackened and bruised.”

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The Guardian, 14th September 2011

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Twin baby swap parents found guilty of child cruelty – The Guardian

“A couple who repeatedly deceived health professionals by swapping their twin babies to cover up unexplained injuries that led to one daughter’s death have been convicted of child cruelty.”

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The Guardian, 26th July 2011

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Ryan Lovell-Hancox: Killers were known to authorities – BBC News

Posted June 23rd, 2011 in child cruelty, documents, news, reports, social services by sally

“A murdered three-year-old West Midlands boy was not protected despite his killers being known to child protection agencies, a report has found.”

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BBC News, 23rd June 2011

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Grant Yuill cleared of rubbing methadone on baby’s gums – BBC News

Posted June 14th, 2011 in child cruelty, children, drug offences, news by sally

“A man has been cleared of rubbing methadone on his baby daughter’s gums.”

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BBC News, 14th June 2011

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Mother jailed for trying to sell baby for £35,000 – The Guardian

“A mother has been jailed for seven years for attempting to sell her baby for £35,000.”

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The Guardian, 27th May 2011

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Pair found guilty of trying to sell child for £35,000 – The Guardian

Posted April 13th, 2011 in child cruelty, duty of care, news, social services by sally

“Two people have been found guilty of trying to sell an 11-month-old girl as a slave.”

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The Guardian, 12th April 2011

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Nursery nurses sentenced for child cruelty – BBC News

Posted October 26th, 2010 in child cruelty, news, sentencing by sally

“Two nursery nurses have been sentenced to 16-weeks in jail suspended for 12 months for cruelty to a two-year-old boy at a Hertfordshire nursery.”

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BBC News, 26th October 2010

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Adoptive parents guilty of child cruelty – The Independent

Posted August 25th, 2010 in child cruelty, children, news, rape, sexual offences by sally

“A couple who allowed their adopted children to be abused by two paedophiles were found guilty of child cruelty today.”

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The Independent, 25th August 2010

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Romanians jailed for making their children beg and steal – The Guardian

“A Romanian couple who exploited their seven children as beggars and thieves in and around London have been jailed at Reading crown court for two and a half years for child cruelty.”

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The Guardian, 30th July 2010

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‘Mocking’ killers of three-year-old boy jailed for life – BBC News

Posted July 30th, 2010 in child cruelty, murder, news, sentencing by sally

“A couple who murdered a three-year-old boy in their care, inflicting more than 70 injuries on him, have been jailed for life.”

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BBC News, 29th July 2010

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Parents of Mansfield neglect death girl lose appeals – BBC News

Posted July 30th, 2010 in appeals, child cruelty, negligence, news, sentencing by sally

“The mother and stepfather of an eight-year-old girl found hanged in her ‘squalid’ Mansfield bedroom have failed in appeals against their prison terms.”

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BBC News, 28th July 2010

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Khyra Ishaq serious case review to be released – BBC News

Posted July 27th, 2010 in child cruelty, news, police, reports, social services by sally

“A report into how social workers, police and other professionals handled the case of a girl who died after being starved at home will be released later.”

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BBC News, 27th July 2010

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Couple jailed for giving baby methadone – The Guardian

Posted July 15th, 2010 in child cruelty, drug offences, news, sentencing by sally

“Recovering heroin users jailed for child cruelty after using drug to soothe infant in the six months up to her death.”

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The Guardian, 15th July 2010

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Father jailed for killing daughter in Norwich in 1985 – BBC News

Posted July 9th, 2010 in assault, child cruelty, homicide, news, sentencing by sally

“A 51-year-old man found guilty of smothering his six-week-old baby to death 25 years ago has been sentenced to 14 years in prison.”

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BBC News, 9th July 2010

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Khyra Ishaq starvation couple begin appeal – BBC News

Posted July 2nd, 2010 in appeals, child cruelty, news, sentencing by sally

“The mother and stepfather of a seven-year-old girl who starved to death have been given the go-ahead to appeal against their sentences.”

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BBC New,s 1st July 2010

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Newport father jailed after boy posing with gun shot – BBC News

Posted June 18th, 2010 in child cruelty, firearms, news, sentencing by sally

“A man has been jailed for five years after his 15-year-old stepson accidentally shot himself in the head while posing for photos with a gun.”

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BBC News, 18th June 2010

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