Child abuse

Maria Panagopoulos saved her son from a child abuser. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Mother’s Intuition Screamed ‘Predator’ After Run-In With Child Abuser

A mother’s intuition was right on the money about accused child molester Randy Wesson nearly three years ago when she met him.

11/21/2014

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NFL Will Hear Adrian Peterson’s Appeal Dec. 2

Adrian Peterson’s hearing for the appeal of his suspension will be held on Dec. 2. And it will not be in front of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.

11/21/2014

Wesson (Left) and Lugo (Right) (Photos: Hurst PD)

Fort Worth Man Reportedly Admits To Sexually Abusing 100 Children

There are new bombshells in a developing story that has some North Texas parents nervous. A Fort Worth man has allegedly admitted to sexually abusing more than 100 children, between the ages of seven and 14-years-old.

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Adrian Peterson Pleads No Contest To Misdemeanor, Avoids Jail

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson pleaded no contest on Tuesday to misdemeanor reckless assault as part of an agreement to resolve his felony child abuse case.

11/04/2014

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Peterson Back In Court For Child Abuse Case

Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson is set to return to court in his felony child abuse case. Peterson faces up to two years in prison if convicted of injury to a child.

11/04/2014

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Death Of Texas Girl In Refrigerator Ruled Homicide

The death of a 9-year-old Texas girl whose body was left in a refrigerator for six months has been ruled a homicide.

10/31/2014

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Request Denied To Remove Judge On Peterson Case

A prosecution request to remove the judge handling the felony child abuse case against Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson has been denied.

10/22/2014

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Recusal Hearing Delayed For Peterson Case Judge

The hearing on whether to remove the judge in the felony child abuse case against Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson has been pushed back.

10/14/2014

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Adrian Peterson Faces Arrest After Drug Admission

Prosecutors have filed documents to have Adrian Peterson arrested after the suspended NFL running back admitted to violating his bond terms by smoking marijuana.

10/09/2014

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Child Abuse Trial Date Set For NFL Star Adrian Peterson

NFL star running back Adrian Peterson’s child abuse trial date has been set for December 1.

10/08/2014

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December Trial Date Set In Peterson Abuse Case

A Texas judge has tentatively set a Dec. 1 trial date for Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson on a charge of felony child abuse for using a wooden switch to discipline his 4-year-old son.

10/08/2014

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Peterson In Court For Child Abuse Case

Vikings running back Adrian Peterson arrived in a Texas courtroom Wednesday to face a charge of felony child abuse for using a wooden switch to discipline his 4-year-old son earlier this year.

10/08/2014

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