Family Law Prof Blog

Editor: Margaret Ryznar
Indiana University
Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Doctors Trained In Spotting Child Abuse Could DestroyFamilies

From NBC News:

A panicked voice jolted Ann Marie Timmerman awake around 3 a.m. 

“There’s something wrong with Tristan.”

Her husband, Tim, stood over her, wide-eyed, holding their 4-month-old boy. Tim had been sitting up with the baby in another room, letting his nursing wife catch up on sleep. Now the infant was limp in his arms, pupils rolling back in his head.

My baby's dying, Ann Marie thought as she jumped out of bed that night more than three years ago. No time for an ambulance.

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