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Mo. Couple Charged With Handcuffing Teen To Pole

A Missouri couple accused of handcuffing the husband’s teenage son to a basement pole has been charged with child abuse.

02/12/2013

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New Illinois Law Requires Schools to Teach About Sexual Assaults, Abuse

Sen. Bivins says the lessons required under this law will teach kids what sexual assault is, and that they should speak up if it happens.

01/25/2013

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn  (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Quinn Appoints New DHS Inspector eneral

New Inspector General had role in investigation that prompted shakeup

12/07/2012

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Woman Beats Grandmother, Believing Her To Be Possessed By A Demon

Attack in south St. Louis County results in elderly abuse charges.

11/30/2012

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Stallworth Gets Four Years For Killing Five Dogs In “House Of Horrors”

“Abuse animals…and you’re going to lose your freedom,” says Stray Rescue’s Randy Grim.

10/04/2012

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Gov. Quinn “Disturbed” By BND Report

Newspaper story said Illinois Department of Human Services failed to investigate abuse allegations.

07/01/2012

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Former YMCA Counselor Pleads Guilty To Sex Abuse

Gets maximum term of probation, must register as sex offender.

05/25/2012

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Baby Boy Beaten by Live-in Boyfriend

Child is in custody of a relative of the mother.

05/23/2012

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Man Charged in Horrific Dog Abuse Case

31-year-old man charged

05/22/2012

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Video Depicts Alleged Abuse At School

The mother of a 14-year-old former student at a Kansas military academy says a cellphone video showing him struggling to stand on broken legs supports claims in a lawsuit that he was abused at the school.

05/18/2012

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