Brickbat: Child Abuse

Oliver, Charles
April 2012
Hit & Run;4/292012, p37
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The article reports on the two counts of child endangerment cases filed by the Scott, Pennsylvania police against Govindaraj Narayanasamy for leaving his 9-year-old son and 6-year-old daughter alone at a local park.


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