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Dallas Mom Allegedly Starved, Kept Cerebral Palsy Medication From Ailing Daughter, 15

A Dallas woman has been accused of starving her 15-year-old daughter to less than 50 pounds and halting medication for the girl’s cerebral palsy.


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School Bans Child Suffering From Cerebral Palsy From Using Walker

When Texas mother Kristi Roberts tried to campaign for her daughter, LaKay’s, right to use her walker, the school board turned down the request. Not satisfied with that answer, Roberts met with one school official, and recorded their interaction as he continued to deny LaKay the right to use the walker, insisting instead that she use a wheelchair.