Child abuse

Children Suffer Third-Degree Sunburns At Oklahoma DaycareAn Oklahoma mother is looking for answers after she says her two sons were severely sunburned while attending a local daycare.
Police: Man Killed 3-Year-Old Son Over Potty Training AccidentCourt records say 24-year-old Anthony Trakemon Powell hit the child with his hands and a belt after the boy wet himself.
4-Year-Old Boy Beaten With Stick For Misspelling His Last NameA 4-year-old boy was reportedly beaten with a wooden stick by his uncle after failing to spell his last name correctly, police report.
NFL Says Peterson Must Wait For Review Process The NFL has formally begun a review of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson's case, for potential punishment under the league's personal conduct policy.
Experts: If Corporal Punishment Worked, Battered Kids Would Be The BestWith Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson indicted in connection with one alleged child abuse case and facing investigation regarding a second case, America's parents have been left asking themselves: Is using corporal punishment on a child too tough?
Vikings Bar Adrian Peterson From All Team Activities Following Public Pressure From Sponsors, FansAfter a day of public pressure from angry fans and concerned sponsors, the Minnesota Vikings have reversed course and placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the exempt-commissioner's permission list, a move that will require him to stay away from the team while he addresses child abuse charges in Texas.
Vikings Knew Of 2013 Allegation Peterson Struck Another Son Before Reinstating HimThe Minnesota Vikings knew of the 2013 allegation that Adrian Peterson struck another son as a form of discipline when then organization decided to reinstate the All-Pro running back.
Adrian Peterson To Appear In Court Wednesday Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will make his first court appearance Wednesday in Texas on a child abuse charge.
Barkley: 'Every Black Parent In The South' Whips Their KidsNBA Hall of Famer Charles Barkley claims that black parents in the South “whip” their children.
Former Coach: Adrian Peterson's Dad Was 'A Firm Disciplinarian'Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson's booking on a child abuse charge Saturday has created another crisis for the embattled NFL, already derided for not responding strongly enough to acts of domestic violence by its players.
Mom, Boyfriend Accused In Beating Of 3-Year-Old Girl With Belts, ShoesAn East Texas grand jury has indicted a woman and her boyfriend for allegedly using belts, switches and shoes to beat her 3-year-old daughter.
Police: Woman Found Video Of Boyfriend Molesting Daughter, 12, In Her SleepA local man was arrested after his girlfriend discovered videos of him touching her 12-year-old daughter inappropriately while she slept.