Child Abuse in the News

by JWC
(British Columbia, Canada)

The following are captured from recent child abuse headlines:

  1. Lancing, Tennessee couple face child abuse charges when their 7-week-old daughter was found lying next to their car on an Interstate 40 ramp.

  2. Manatee County Sheriff's Office report arresting a man for giving a 6-year-old boy a beer and then threw him against a wall.

  3. Salt Lake City: a 9-year-old boy was murdered by being put in a trash can filled with ice water.

  4. Largo, Florida parents were found unconscious due to drunkenness in a car with their 1-month-old baby in the back seat. The car was still running.

Okay people, when do we say enough is enough and take steps to stop this abuse? These are only a few of the current child abuse headlines in the news. It is time for stronger sentences.

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