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Engaged Couple Expecting Their First Child Killed in Thanksgiving Car Crash

A terminally ill Illinois woman who admitted to killing her disabled adult daughter in a botched murder-suicide has been found dead, two days before she was to return to prison, officials said.

Read more at: http://www.cbs8.com/story/36931885/engaged-couple-expecting-their-first-child-killed-in-thanksgiving-car-crash

Woman accused of abusing, intimidating foster child


FARMINGTON — A former foster mother accused of four felony charges, including child abuse, allegedly struck the 11-year-old victim with a piece of a bed frame after he got a math problem incorrect on his homework.

Hope Graciano, 53, was charged Monday with one first-degree felony count and two third-degree felony counts of child abuse and a third-degree felony count of intimidation of a witness, according to the criminal complaint.

Arlon Stoker, Graciano’s attorney, said his client adamantly denies the accusations

Read more at: http://www.daily-times.com/story/news/crime/2017/10/28/woman-accused-abusing-intimidating-foster-child/808472001/

NYPD Teaching Child Protective Specialists Crime-Scene Probing – The Chief





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Law and order: Man, 78, acquitted of child molesting

Man, 78, acquitted of child molesting

After about eight hours of deliberations during two days, a Lake Superior Court jury acquitted a Gary man of child molesting.

Jurors were deadlocked on a second child molesting charge filed against Dino French, 78, who has two additional child molesting charges involving a separate victim set for trial starting Aug. 7.

Judge Diane Ross Boswell scheduled a hearing for April 11 on the state’s request for a trial date on the second charge on which jurors were unable to reach an unanimous verdict.