David and Louise Turpin pleaded not guilty to a combined 75 counts that included charges of torture, child abuse and false imprisonment.
David and Louise Turpin pleaded not guilty to a combined 75 total counts, including charges of torture, child abuse and false imprisonment.
The brutal rape and murder of a minor girl triggers debate on the issue of child abuse awareness in Pakistan.
Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman addressed Dr. Larry Nassar during his sentencing hearing for child sexual abuse.
The dogs that belonged to a Perris couple accused of child abuse appear to be well-fed and well-treated, but they'll need a new home. The announcement about the dogs that belong to David and Louise Turpin is the latest twist to a bizarre and terrible tale. Twelve of the Turpins' 13 children, authorities...
With his defense of a controversial bishop, he's "re-victimizing every single child victim."
With his defense of a controversial bishop in Chile, he's "re-victimizing every single child victim and putting himself in the abuser’s shoes.”
Palm Springs officers were tasked with investigating a bizarre case of child abuse after a 12-year-old victim came forward last October. The victim alleged he had been handcuffed to an
David and Louise Turpin, the California couple arrested after they allegedly shackled and tormented 13 children, have entered a “not guilty” plea in relation to charges of abuse and torture as well as a “lewd act on a child.” On Thursday,...Show More Summary
A California couple who held their 13 malnourished children captive in a suburban home were charged Thursday with multiple counts of torture and child abuse as prosecutors said the youngsters had been shackled even to go to the bathroom. Show More Summary
Prosecutors filed 12 counts of torture, seven counts of abuse of a dependent adult, six counts of child abuse or neglect and 12 counts of false imprisonment
Prosecutors have charged a couple who allegedly imprisoned their 13 children in a Southern California home with torture, child abuse, false imprisonment and a lewd act against a child. In announcing the charges against David and Louise...Show More Summary
When this claim was first made more than 25 years ago, it was thoroughly investigated by both the Child Sexual Abuse Clinic of the Yale-New Haven Hospital and New York State Child Welfare. They both did so for many months...
First came their daughter's escape from an alleged house of horrors. Now come the charges. David Turpin, 56, and Louise Turpin, 49, of Perris, Calif., were charged Thursday with multiple felony counts of torture, child abuse, abuse of dependent adults, and false imprisonment. David Turpin was hit with an additional...
The California couple accused of keeping their 13 children captive in the family’s squalid home were charged on Thursday with torture, child abuse and false imprisonment, as prosecutors said the victims were beaten, starved and chained. David Turpin, 57, and his wife Louise Turpin, 49, each...
How long can the Archbishop of Canterbury refuse to accept his own review of the George Bell case? The Carlile inquiry clearly showed in December that Bell would have been acquitted of the child abuse charge against him in any...
David and Louise Turpin are charged with multiple counts of child abuse after 13 malnourished siblings were found in their Perris, Calif., home.
Being bullied by someone more powerful than you? Kick ‘em in the gonads! That's what worked for Jessica Chastain when she was a young child getting abused by her mother's then-boyfriend. Covering WSJ magazine's Talents and Legends February issue, the Molly's Game star recalled having to physically stand up for herself as a young girl. Related: Jessica Rallies [...]
After 13 children were found emaciated and imprisoned in their Perris home on Sunday, the gruesome Turpin family story made international headlines — no doubt in part because it seemed so extreme, so unusual. But it fits a pattern of abuse cases involving homeschooled children. As homeschool graduates,...
Parents can have difficulty distinguishing phone abuse from appropriate use.