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  1. Judge cites Munchausen for leniency in mom's sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | USA Today

    While MA1 4nchausen by proxy is recognized as a mental illness by the established medical community, jurors deciding the fate of Lacey Spears never heard mention of the illness during her trial. Judge cites Munchausen for leniency in mom's sentence WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - While MA1 4nchausen by proxy is recognized as a mental illness by the established medical community, jurors deciding the fate of Lacey Spears never heard mention of the illness during her trial.

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  2. Munchausen's role in case of mom guilty of killing sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | USA Today

    They're usually recommended by pediatricians, for very premature babies and children with serious illnesses or disabilities - when they can't properly absorb nutrients or have difficulty swallowing. Munchausen's role in case of mom guilty of killing son WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - They're usually recommended by pediatricians, for very premature babies and children with serious illnesses or disabilities - when they can't properly absorb nutrients or have difficulty swallowing.

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  3. Records: Mom accused of killing son searched suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | USA Today

    As Westchester County, N.Y., police began focusing their suspicions on Lacey Spears in the salt poisoning death of her 5-year-old son, the mother began searching for information on ways to commit suicide, including overdosing on sleeping pills and self-injecting insulin, her cellphone records show. Records: Mom accused of killing son searched suicide WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - As Westchester County, N.Y., police began focusing their suspicions on Lacey Spears in the salt poisoning death of her 5-year-old son, the mother began searching for information on ways to commit suicide, including overdosing on sleeping pills and self-injecting insulin, her cellphone records show.

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  4. Munchausen won't be raised at Lacey Spears trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | USA Today

    Prosecutors say they will seek to convict a mother accused of poisoning her 5-year-old son to death with salt by introducing the boy's medical records, but do not plan to raise the possibility she suffers from the psychiatric condition Munchausen syndrome by proxy. Munchausen won't be raised at Lacey Spears trial WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - Prosecutors say they will seek to convict a mother accused of poisoning her 5-year-old son to death with salt by introducing the boy's medical records, but do not plan to raise the possibility she suffers from the psychiatric condition Munchausen syndrome by proxy.

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  5. Judge to weigh what jurors can hear in Lacey Spears trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | USA Today

    With Lacey Spears' trial for allegedly killing her 5-year-old son approaching, a judge will soon decide whether prosecutors can tell jurors about the psychiatric condition know as Munchausen syndrome by proxy. Judge to weigh what jurors can hear in Lacey Spears trial WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - With Lacey Spears' trial for allegedly killing her 5-year-old son approaching, a judge will soon decide whether prosecutors can tell jurors about the psychiatric condition know as Munchausen syndrome by proxy.

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  6. School cop handcuffs 6-year-old; mom is angryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | USA Today

    STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - A mother is outraged after she learned that her 6-year-old son was handcuffed for misbehaving in first grade.

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