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Mom Who Faked Son’s Cancer Surrenders Parental Rights

The Macomb County mother who faked her son’s cancer as a way to scam people out of money has given up her parental rights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/15/2011

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Friends Rally Around Teen

A group of Hartland High School teens are rallying around the family of a teen who has only days to live.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2011

Two Disturbing Cases of Child Abuse

Court hearings took place Wednesday in two separate cases where mothers are charged with abusing their children.

10/13/2010

Mich. Mom Accused Of Faking Son's Cancer Arraigned

An unemployed Detroit-area mother accused of drugging and shaving her healthy 12-year-old son so he appeared to have cancer, then accepting thousands of dollars in donations for his treatment, was arraigned Friday on charges of […]

10/01/2010

Woman Fakes Son's Cancer To Solicit Donations

A Warren woman is facing criminal charges after she told her 12-year-old son he had terminal leukemia, shaved his head and eyebrows, and held a church fundraiser that pulled in more than $8,000 from sympathizers.

09/30/2010