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Woman questions mother's investigation in 1980s baby deaths ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 16:12

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Woman questions mother's investigation in 1980s baby deaths ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
A woman who told police her mother confessed to killing her 18-day-old brother nearly four decades ago says she's shocked investigators didn't make an arrest in the 1980s, especially after the deaths of two more infants in her care.

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After infant's death, 'Mrs. Freeport' finds ally in Lewiston nonprofit - The Forecaster

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 11:04

The Forecaster

After infant's death, 'Mrs. Freeport' finds ally in Lewiston nonprofit
The Forecaster
Not long after he died, Donahue found out she was pregnant. Her youngest daughter Leilani, a”rainbow baby,” will be 2 years old in May. A rainbow baby, Donahue said, is a baby who is born after a loss. “Holding my son and losing him was gut-wrenching ...

Montrose man goes to prison in 2013 suffocation death of 7-month-old boy - Press & Sun-Bulletin

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 08:43

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Montrose man goes to prison in 2013 suffocation death of 7-month-old boy
Press & Sun-Bulletin
... to determine the cause of death, authorities said, so no police action was taken at the time. Three years later, investigators pursued a lead after a recorded phone conversation involving Lesser — he was incarcerated on an unrelated charge in 2016 ...

Man sentenced for baby death in Susquehanna County - PA home page

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 16:56

PA home page

Man sentenced for baby death in Susquehanna County
PA home page
While some might consider that a light sentence, Lesser's attorney says this case had challenges specifically that investigators first thought the child died because of sudden infant death syndrome. "There were a lot of legal complications concerning ...

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Health officials alarmed by rise in infant deaths - Gloucester Daily Times

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 16:39

Health officials alarmed by rise in infant deaths
Gloucester Daily Times
BOSTON — Health officials are alarmed about rising numbers of infants suffocating in their sleep, despite decades of campaigns to educate parents about safe sleeping habits. A recent report by the state Office of the Child Advocate, an independent ...