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Md. ‘Free Range’ Parents Cleared Of Neglect Charges On 2nd Case

A short walk to the park became the talk of the nation when two Silver Spring parents were investigated for child neglect.

06/22/2015

Esther Gray

Md. Family Files Lawsuit Against Catonsville Nursing Home

A Maryland family files a massive medical malpractice lawsuit against a nursing home, alleging neglect led to the death of an 85-year-old grandmother.

06/22/2015

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After ‘Free-Range’ Case, Maryland Clarifies Solo-Kids Policy

Free-range parenting controversy. After an outcry over one Maryland family’s decision to let their children walk free in their community, state Child Protective Services is changing its policy.

06/12/2015

nyia parler

Mom Accused Of Leaving Quadriplegic Son Outside Hospitalized

Police have found the mother accused of abandoning her quadriplegic son in the woods for five days.

04/13/2015

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A Medical Re-Awakening To Issues Of Domestic Violence

Desiree Cooper, a spokesperson for Planned Parenthood, said many victims of abuse neglect their healthcare needs.

09/17/2014

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Parents Charged With Neglect, Accused Of Smoking K2 With 8-Month-Old Son In Car

Anne Arundel County Police have arrested 20-year-old parents after they were found unresponsive in a car—allegedly high on synthetic marijuana—while their 8-month-old son sat in the back seat.

06/01/2014

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Mother Arrested After Leaving 2 Young Daughters Alone In The Car

There’s yet another incident of a parent locking their kids inside a car while they go into a mall.

01/31/2014

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3-Year Sentence For Neglect Of Elderly Woman

The former operator of a Boonsboro assisted-living center was sentenced Wednesday to three years in prison for neglecting an Alzheimer’s patient who fell through the unfinished floor of a second-story bathroom.

01/13/2014

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Harford County Day Care Employee Charged With Assaulting 3-Year-Old Girl

Shocking arrest. A Harford County day care worker is charged with child abuse–accused of assaulting a little girl in front of other small children.

01/09/2014

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Man Charged After Child Found Unrestrained In Van

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office has charged a man with reckless driving and numerous other offenses after deputies say they found a 2-year-old child unrestrained in a minivan.

12/23/2013

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Ex-Assisted Living Facility Owner Pleads Guilty To Neglect

The former owner of a western Maryland assisted-living center where an Alzheimer’s patient fell through the floor of a room into the floor below has pleaded guilty in the incident.

10/02/2013

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Police Officer, Wife Accused Of Animal Cruelty

An Anne Arundel County police officer and his wife have been charged with neglecting their dog to the point where it had to be euthanized.

01/18/2013

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