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Mom of Emaciated 3-Year-Old Sentenced to 15 Years

Beth Williams was sentenced to 15 years in prison for her role in a child abuse case that left her daughter severely underweight and fighting for her life.

04/15/2014

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Former Heroin Addict Finds Parenting Help Through Annie Malone Center

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, and Carol Daniel introduces us to a mother whose been in and out of rehab, but finally got help that appears to have changed her for good.

04/04/2014

Medical examiner says the 13-year-boy weight 21 pounds when he died. (Getty Images)

Mother Charged With Murder In Teen’s Starvation

13-year-old son weighed just 21 pounds when he died in January.

03/25/2014

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House Passes Bill to Lengthen Abuse Investigations

Legislation passed by the Missouri House would give social workers more time to complete investigations into child abuse and neglect.

02/28/2014

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Dupo Man Charged With Burning and Bruising Toddler

Prosecutors in St. Clair County have charged 24 year old Joshua Weigel

02/26/2014

South St. Louis Woman Arrested After Malnourished Children Found Locked in Closets

27-year-old Monique Winston was charged Friday with kidnapping, child abuse and child endangerment.

02/22/2014

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Charlie Brennan – Friday, February 21st – Tom Stillman, STL Blues Chairman from Sochi, Russia, Olympics; Bravo TV’s Andy Cohen; Greg Echele of Family Resource Center; and Jennifer Eremeeva on Unrest in Kiev, Ukraine

Charlie with STL Blues Chrmn. and KMOX Sochi Correspondent Tom Stillman, live from the Olympics hockey arena; with Bravo TV’s Andy Cohen, Grand Marshall of 21st Beggin’ Pet Parade in STL; Charlie and Debbie talk about breaking the cycle of child abuse with Greg Echele of the Family Resource Center; and Charlie with Jennifer Eremeeva, an American writer based in Moscow, about violence in Kiev, Ukraine.

02/21/2014

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Child Beaten to Death Over “Stolen Cake”

Step-father admits to beating girl to death over a stolen piece of cake.

02/12/2014

Hershell Kirkman (photo provided by St. Louis police)

Mom’s Boyfriend Charged In Child’s Beating Death

St. Louis police say Hershell Kirkman admitted punching three-year-old Dashon Haskin.

01/11/2014

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Former Prosecutor: Mo. Lawmakers Must Focus on Child Abuse

Darrell Moore says lawmakers should expedite solutions to abuse and neglect the way they did for Boeing incentives.

12/24/2013

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