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Judge Orders Murder Trial For Couple In Starving Of Girl, 5

Mackenzie had pneumonia and an infection, and her 3-year-old sister also was found malnourished, dehydrated and abused and weighed 17 pounds, authorities say.

CBS Detroit–06/26/2015

Charles Bothuell IV and Monique Dillard-Bothuell (credit: Detroit police)

Judge Dismisses Torture, Lets Stand Abuse Charges Against Parents Of Boy Found In Basement After 11-Day Search

The parents of 13-year old Charles Bothuell will stand trial on child abuse, but not torture charges says a Detroit judge.

CBS Detroit–06/24/2015

Haron Elmawri (credit: Dearborn Police Department)

Dearborn Man Ruled Competent For Trial On Torture, Murder Charges In Sister’s Death

A 24-year-old Dearborn man has been ruled competent to stand trial in the slaying of his 30-year-old sister.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2015

Mitchelle Blair appears in court on April 2, 2015. (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950) FILE

Competency Exam Ordered For Mom Charged With Killing Kids, Hiding Bodies In Freezer For Years

Mitchelle Blair had a blank look in her eyes as she was formally charged with premeditated murder, torture and child abuse.

04/02/2015

Mitchelle Blair is arraigned via video March 26, 2015 on charges of child abuse. (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Murder, Torture Charges Added For Detroit Mother Of 2 Kids Found In Freezer

A Detroit woman has been charged with murder one week after two of her children were found dead in a freezer in her low-income apartment home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2015

Charlie Bothuell, 12, went missing in Detroit on June 14 and found June 25. (Police handout)

Doctor: Detroit Boy Found In Basement Was Denied Food, Water

A Detroit boy missing for 11 days during a highly publicized search until he was found in his basement was the victim of physical and psychological abuse, a doctor testified.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2015

Charles Bothuell IV and Monique Dillard-Bothuell (credit: Detroit police)

Key Hearing For Detroit Couple In Case Of Boy In Basement

The father and stepmother of a Detroit boy who was reported missing for 11 days are facing a key hearing to determine if they’ll face trial on torture and abuse charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2015

Immanuel Foster (Family)

Trial Set For Couple Charged With Murder, Torture In Death Of 7-Year-Old Boy

Immanuel Foster weighed only 27 pounds when he died Oct. 24.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2015

Immanuel Foster (Family)

Mom, Boyfriend To Stand Trial In Death Of 7-Year-Old Boy Who Weighed Only 27 Pounds

A 22-year-old woman and her 28-year-old boyfriend are facing first-degree murder and torture charges in the death of her son.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2015

Charles Bothuell IV and Monique Dillard-Bothuell (credit: Detroit police)

Dad, Stepmom Charged With Torture, Child Abuse In Case Of Boy Found In Basement

Charges have been brought against the father and stepmother of a Detroit boy who was discovered in the bowel’s of his family’s condo after an 11-day disappearance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2015

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