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The Abuse and Murder of 2-Year-Old Liam Fee
2 months ago

The Abuse and Murder of 2-Year-Old Liam Fee

In a case that has been called one of the worst examples of child neglect and abuse by parents in Scotland, the murder of 2-year-old Liam Fee in March 2014 …
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Florida Couple Charged in Bizarre Child Abuse Case
3 months ago

Florida Couple Charged in Bizarre Child Abuse Case

Palm Springs officers were tasked with investigating a bizarre case of child abuse after a 12-year-old victim came forward last October. The victim alleged he had been handcuffed to an …
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Cult Members Arrested for Kidnapping
4 months ago

Cult Members Arrested for Kidnapping

The Knights of the Crystal Blade is not a group many people have heard of. Like many doomsday-type groups that are scattered throughout Utah, they like to keep hidden from …
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California Couple Attempts to Sell Children for Cash and Drugs
4 months ago

California Couple Attempts to Sell Children for Cash and Drugs

Vincent Calogero and Sarah Nilson have been arrested on grounds of child endangerment, child neglect, and being under the influence of a controlled substance after officers claim they attempted to …
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The Third Time’s the Charm
4 months ago

The Third Time’s the Charm

On December 13, 2017, 56-year-old Ana Maria Cardona was convicted for the third time of the persistent, brutal abuse and murder of her three-year-old son Lazaro Figueroa.

The …
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After 47 Years, Justice for Child Murdered by His Stepfather
5 months ago

After 47 Years, Justice for Child Murdered by His Stepfather

In 1968, a 3-year-old child watched his stepfather murder his 19-month-old brother by swinging him from the ankles and smashing his head against a fireplace at the family home in …
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Former Cult Leader and Murder Suspect Arrested
5 months ago

Former Cult Leader and Murder Suspect Arrested

In 2001, Anna Elizabeth Young was sentenced serve six and a half months in prison after she was arrested for forcing a 12-year-old child to bathe in a steel tub …
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Mom Throws Newborn at Baby Daddy
5 months ago

Mom Throws Newborn at Baby Daddy

This past Thanksgiving break, yours truly got the heartwarming opportunity to meet a dope newborn baby. My cousin had her first a few weeks ago, and it was the first …
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5 Shocking Sword & Scale Episodes on Parents Who Kill
6 months ago

5 Shocking Sword & Scale Episodes on Parents Who Kill

Of the 102 podcast episodes and over 1,000 true crime blog posts that have been featured on Sword & Scale to date, there have been numerous cases of …
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Children’s Entertainer Embroiled in Sexual Abuse Scandal
6 months ago

Children’s Entertainer Embroiled in Sexual Abuse Scandal

He delighted children at birthday parties throughout Deleware County, Pennsylvania performing as beloved characters like Mickey Mouse, Elmo, and even Spongebob. Little did parents know that the jolly man behind …
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