Articles Tagged with child neglect

Free Range Kids — Parental Neglect Or Government Overreach?

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A Maryland couple raising “free range kids” has come under fire for the second time since December for child neglect. Danielle and Alexander Meitiv simply believe that their kids, ages 6 and 10, can be trusted to have the freedom to play outdoors as they did as kids. Apparently, those at Child Protective Services do… Read more »

Free Range Parents Deemed Guilty Of ‘Unsubstantiated Child Neglect’

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Free range parents in Maryland were determined to be guilty of “unsubstantiated” child neglect, according to a recent Child Protective Services (CPS) ruling. Danielle and Alexander Meitiv will remain under the watchful eye of CPS for at least the next five years. The Maryland free range parents became the focus of a CPS investigation in… Read more »

Twin Boys, 9, Left Home Alone For Months While Parents Were Abroad

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Nine-year-old twin boys were mostly left alone in their New Hampshire home for four months after their parents went to Africa and left an uncle in charge. The twins’ parents left them in the care of their 25-year-old uncle, Giobari Atura, who later admitted that he would stop by every couple of days to drop… Read more »

Mom Killed 10-Year-Old Son Because He Will Be Better Off In Heaven

Mom kills her son so he can go to heaven

A Wellington, Kansas, mother has been arrested and charged with the murder of her 10-year-old son, who she killed because she thought she was doing him a favor by sending him to heaven. Lindsey Nicole Blansett, 33, confessed during a chilling 911 call that she killed her son, Caleb, in his sleep Sunday night. “Hi,… Read more »