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World of Warcraft-Obsessed Couple Convicted of Child Abuse

World of Warcraft-Obsessed Couple Convicted of Child Abuse

By Josh Wolford August 12, 2014

Officials in Orange County, California say that one couple’s World of Warcraft obsession contributed to their horrible treatment of two children. Lester and Petra Huffmire, both 41, were convicted of two felony counts of child abuse, two misdemeanor counts of …

Pope Francis Nominates Eight to Sex Abuse Commission

Eight members were chosen Saturday as advisors for the Vatican’s sex abuse policy. According to the CS Monitor, the Associated Press reported that Pope Francis’ elected members would be ahead of a commission panel, which would report any sexual assault …

Starving Children Found in CA, One Chained To Wall

Officials say this is one of the worst cases of child abuse and neglect they have had to witness. An eight-year-old girl, who officials described as skeletal thin, was found chained to the wall, looking as if she’d barely eaten …

Kilah Davenport, Child Abuse Victim, Dies at 4 Kilah Davenport, Child Abuse Victim, Dies at 4

Four-year-old Kilah Davenport, who was severely beaten in May 2012, died Thursday. According to Jeff Gerber of the Kilah Davenport Foundation, Kilah stopped breathing Thursday at her North Carolina home. Kilah was taken to Northeast Medical Center after her mother …

Kilah Davenport: Child Abuse Victim Dies At Age 4 Kilah Davenport: Child Abuse Victim Dies At Age 4

“We know she’s dancing in heaven. She’s not in pain anymore,” said her grandmother Leslie Davenport. The four-year-old girl, who was severely beaten by her stepfather in May 2012, finally stopped breathing on Thursday. Kilah was at home with her …

Waterboarding Trial Resumes With Cross-Examination Waterboarding Trial Resumes With Cross-Examination

A waterboarding trial involving a former Delaware Pediatrician resumed Tuesday with a cross-examination of the defendant. Melvin Morse, 60, is accused of intentionally tormenting his stepdaughter by holding her head underneath a sink faucet. According to the girl’s younger sister and mother, …

Prison for Starving Girl: Parents Get Five Years Prison for Starving Girl: Parents Get Five Years

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A father was sentenced to five years in prison Wednesday for starving his 15-year-old daughter. The 42-year-old Wisconsin-native denied his daughter food until she weighed only 68 pounds. She was instead required to consume her on feces and drink her …

Doctor is Accused of Waterboarding His Daughter Doctor is Accused of Waterboarding His Daughter

The trial for a former doctor from Delaware who is accused of torturing his stepdaughter began Tuesday. Melvin Morse, 60, is accused of using several methods to torture his stepdaughter, including waterboarding. Morse, who denies the allegations, is a well-known …

Horrific Real Life Emojis Ask a Serious Question Horrific Real Life Emojis Ask a Serious Question

What’s a text without an emoji? Boring, that’s what it is. If I don’t let you know that what I just said comes with a smile, a wink, a frown, or a kiss – well then how the hell are …

Google To Expand Efforts To Block Child Exploitation Google To Expand Efforts To Block Child Exploitation

Google has been battling child exploitation on the Internet since at least 2006. This past summer, the company announced some additional measures it was taking. For one, Google set up a new $2 million fund to encourage the development of …

Man Posts Craigslist Ad Seeking Rape of 11-Year-Old Man Posts Craigslist Ad Seeking Rape of 11-Year-Old

People use Craigslist for some pretty strange stuff – and a lot of it, while odd and at times off-putting, usually winds up being pretty funny. This isn’t. This is probably one of the worst things I’ve ever heard – …

Adrian Peterson’s Son Dies After Being Assaulted
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It has been reported that Minnesota Vikings player Adrian Peterson’s two-year-old son died in South Dakota today because of injuries related to child abuse. The child, whose name hasn’t been released, was hospitalized on Wednesday and died earlier Friday evening. …

Scathing Obituary Written for Mother
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A “scathing obituary” was submitted on Tuesday to the Reno Gazette-Journal. The obituary was written by Marianne Theresa Johnson-Reddick’s oldest children, and has gone viral, shocking everyone who reads it. The obituary begins by saying: “Marianne Theresa Johnson-Reddick born Jan …

Should Google Follow Bing's Lead On Child Abuse? Should Google Follow Bing's Lead On Child Abuse?
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Are search engines like Google and Bing doing enough to combat child exploitation and those seeking out images of it? That’s a question that’s on a lot of people’s minds this week as Microsoft has said that it will include …

Google Ramps Up Anti-Child Abuse Efforts Google Ramps Up Anti-Child Abuse Efforts
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Google has announced some new efforts in its ongoing fight to eradicate child exploitation on the Internet. This includes a new a $2 million fund to encourage the development of third-party tools, and a cross-industry database where companies and organizations …

Secret NFL Child Abuse Arrest 3 Days After Cut

Former Giants linebacker Michael Boley reportedly turned himself in to Alabama police back in February after a child abuse investigation stemming from a 2011 incident. Boley’s 5-year old son was at the center of the investigation, which was allegedly due …

And You Thought You Were A Sh*tty Parent...
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People post some seriously screwed-up things on Facebook – for instance anything surrounding a birth. Or in some cases, their proudest number twos (seriously, I know this guy). I once witnessed, live, two Facebook friends go at it about one …