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Philadelphia Couple Gets 30+ Years In Prison For Starving Son To Death

By Tony Hanson

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A couple from the Point Breeze section of the city was sentenced today to 30-60 years in prison for the murder-by-abuse of their young son. 226 more words


Judge Hearing Case Against Phila. Couple Charged With Neglect Murder of Son

By Tony Hanson

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A Philadelphia judge is now considering the evidence, weighing an horrific case of child abuse from March of last year. 186 more words


29 pounds with "too many scars to count"- Child Reunification Pressures In Philly Social Services Partly To Blame In 6 Year Old Boy's Death

Dyana Jean (The Magdalene Mantra)

Not many people understand the way juvenile justice works in the Family Court system.  Juveniles can either be adjudicated delinquent or dependent.  516 more words


DHS Head: ‘Lessons To Be Learned’ From Khalil Wimes Case

By Mike Dunn

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The head of Philadelphia’s Department of Human Services says there are “lessons to be learned” from the death in March of 6-year-old Khalil Wimes. 139 more words


Parents Held For Trial In Son's Death

By Michelle Durham

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The parents of six-year-old Khalil Wimes have been held for trial on first degree murder in the death of their son last month. 188 more words


Police: 6-Year-Old Died Of Malnutrition, Abuse; Parents In Custody

By Elizabeth Hur

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A smiling little boy is gone and police say he was murdered by his own parents.

Khalil Wimes was just six-years-old who, according to sources, was abused, beaten and starved inside his home in the 1800 block of South 22nd Street in Philadelphia’s Point Breeze neighborhood. 329 more words