Shaken Baby Case Resurfaces After 35 Years
July 28, 2021
Babysitter Terry McKirchy could not have predicted that she would be facing murder charges and possible life in prison 35 years...
Child Abuse Reports are Down, So Child Abuse Must be Up, Right?
June 5, 2020
This is maddening. There is a lack of evidence that child abuse is on the rise. Across the country we hear...
What if a Parent Confesses to Shaking a Baby? – Part Two
January 8, 2020
Trial lawyers know something that medical doctors cannot seem to figure out: There is such a thing as a false confession....
The Science Behind Burn Injury Cases
October 25, 2019
A recent NBC News report, “Burned by ‘Bad Science’”, detailed how two families became victims of flawed testimony. The focus of the...
Is There a Scientific Basis for Interpreting Bruises?
May 6, 2019
Can you pinpoint the age of a bruise? Child abuse “experts” have debated this very thing for many years. Now, there...
SHORT DISTANCE FALLS AND THE ASSUMPTION OF ABUSE
February 12, 2019
Parents of children with head injuries tend to experience higher levels of hostility from child abuse pediatricians (CAP). Was it a...
Munchausen by Any Other Name
August 15, 2017
Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy (MSBP) continues to be a theory of prosecution for parents around the country and in Michigan. The...