Couple charged with endangering 4-yea...

Couple charged with endangering 4-year-old disabled son

There are 1 comment on the story from Feb 2, 2006, titled Couple charged with endangering 4-year-old disabled son. In it, reports that:

ALFRED, N.Y. _ A woman repeatedly beat her 4-year-old disabled son, cut his ear with scissors and threatened to cut out his tongue before turning to a priest with a warning that "you have to take him or I will ...

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Rachel Johnson

Woodside, NY

#1 Feb 3, 2006
I am so saddened and sickened by this story. I read a brief snipet in the Times Union in Albany where I live. I looked on the web for a paper in your area and found this site. It is a privledge to adopt a child. I'm adopted and was raised by a wonderful loving family. I 'm sure this child thought he was going to be loved, cared for and nurtured unconditionally by his new family. Did the adoption agency fail him somehow? Were there any red flags during this family's application process? To come here and get abused for having a disability and not speaking English properly is horriffic. Adopting a foreign born child can be a tough transition and frustrating at times for parents. Any one would agree that this childs physical and mental well being are paramount. This couple took their frustration out on this poor little sweetheart. My hope is that he is never reunited with them and adopted by a loving family. The judge should throw the book at this couple. Thank you for letting me express my feelings and opinion about this sad situation.


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