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Md. Man Pleads Guilty In 2-Year-Old’s Fatal Abuse

A Frederick County man has pleaded guilty to fatally abusing a 2-year-old boy by kicking and shaking the toddler, beating him with a belt and cleaning his teeth with a wire brush meant for barbecue grills.

11/21/2014

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DC Man Gets 10 Years In Sex Case With 14-Year-Old Md. Girl

A District of Columbia man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after prosecutors say he crossed state lines to have sex with a 14-year-old girl in Maryland.

11/21/2014

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Wife Pleads Guilty In Beating Death Of 2-Year-Old Boy

A Frederick County woman has pleaded guilty in the beating death of a 2-year-old boy in her care.

11/12/2014

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City Police Remind Sex Offenders Of Rules Ahead Of Halloween

It’s the day before thousands of kids across the city take to the streets Halloween night in search of candy, but before they do Baltimore City police are making sure they are safe from sex offenders.

10/30/2014

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Md. Man Faces Up To 30 Years In Girl’s Kidnapping

A Prince George’s County man is set to be sentenced Wednesday in the kidnapping and attempted sexual assault of a 6-year-old girl.

10/29/2014

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African Immigrant Gets 7 Years In D.C. Child Abuse

A man from the African nation of Eritrea has been sentenced to seven years in prison for sexually abusing an 11-year-old girl in the District of Columbia.

10/24/2014

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Boy’s Death 6 Years After Abuse Ruled A Homicide

Baltimore police say the death of a boy six years after abuse he suffered has been ruled a homicide.

10/14/2014

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Maryland Man Gets 8 Years In Child Abuse Case

A Frederick man has been sentenced to eight years in prison in a child abuse case involving a 3-year-old boy.

10/03/2014

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Md. Man Accused Of Directing Nurse To Sexually Abuse His 6-Weeks-Old Foster Son

A Maryland man has been charged in a case involving a Southern California pediatric nurse accused of sexually abusing his 6-week-old foster child, authorities said Thursday.

10/02/2014

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Man Pleads Guilty In Md. Court For Sexually Abusing 9-Year-Old Girl

A District of Columbia man has pleaded guilty to transporting a minor to engage in sex.

09/19/2014

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DC Mom Held In 3-Year-Old Son’s Beating Death

A judge has ordered that a D.C. mother charged in the beating death of her 3-year-old son remain jailed.

09/18/2014

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Seventh-Day Adventist Church With Roots In Md. Sued For Child Abuse

Two 50-year-old men allege the Seventh-Day Adventist Church put a man known to abuse children in charge of its youth program in the 1970s and kept him in that position, even after learning he was accused of abusing a child in the program.

08/26/2014

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