Articles Tagged with child abuse

Torrance High School Wrestling Coach Held On Charges Of Lewd Acts With Students

Torrance wrestling coach accused of sexual misconduct

A 47-year-old head wrestling coach employed at Torrance High School in Torrance, California, was arrested on suspicion of being involved in sexual acts with several students. According to CBS Los Angeles, the coach, identified as Thomas Snider, was arrested on Wednesday on 33 felony counts. He is accused of “inappropriately touching” 25 male students from… Read more »

Former Bakersfield Man Convicted Of Raping A Baby And Filming It

Man convicted of raping a baby and filming it

A former Bakersfield man was convicted Thursday of kidnapping a baby and raping it in a hotel room and then filming it to distribute as child pornography. Shawn McCormack, 31, was found guilty of four counts of child exploitation and two counts of kidnapping by a federal jury after a four-day trial, according to KGET… Read more »

Leanna Norris Gets 37-Year Prison Term For Smothering Her Daughter

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Leanna Norris, who drugged her toddler daughter with allergy medicine and then smothered her, was just sentenced to 37 years in prison for the murder. The 23-year-old Maine woman killed her daughter, Loh Grenada, by giving her Benedryl to put her to sleep and then covering her nose and mouth with duct tape and blanket,… Read more »

Domestic Violence Causes Specific Female Mental Health Risks

Domestic Violence Women Victims

Domestic violence injuries for female victims are not only physical. Brutality of this nature also causes specific mental health problems for women. Female victims of domestic violence are subject to psychological scars that can result in psychotic symptoms of schizophrenia, depression, substance abuse, antisocial behavior, early pregnancy, and financial poverty. On March 31, researchers at… Read more »

Kate Gosselin Accused Of Manipulating Daughters Into Spying On Ex-Husband

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Reality show personality Kate Gosselin was alleged to have ordered her eldest twin daughters to spy on ex-husband Jon Gosselin during previous custody visits. A new investigation on Kate was made in February of this year when Berks County Children and Youth Services was looking into reports that Kate was physically and psychologically abusive towards… Read more »

Ohio Mom Tortured Children Until They Were ‘Almost Feral’

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An Ohio mom was convicted of sexually assaulting and torturing her children until they were “almost feral.” The 32-year-old Scioto County woman pleaded not guilty to multiple counts of rape and was sentenced to 10 years to life in prison. The Ohio mom’s boyfriend, Juan Carlos Sanchez, a native of the Virgin Islands, also pleaded… Read more »