Donald Scarlett guilty of killing toddler but system deserves blame, too, judge says

Apr 12, 2013 Full story: Denver Westword

Unfortunately, instances of child abuse resulting in death happen far too frequently -- especially considering that "once" qualifies as "far too frequently." As a result, the sentencing of Donald Scarlett to more than four decades behind bars for the killing of 22-month-old Michael Harris was expected to be fairly routine.

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SilverSwanBabies

Palm Beach Gardens, FL

#1 Apr 12, 2013
Good for the judge. The system has become lacked.

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