Our Child Injury Legal News

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  • San Mateo Child Endangerment Case| Gregory Colvin case| Child burned in Daly City San Mateo California Child Endangerment lawyer for children burned in California. Keane Law Firm represents children burned in California
  • Fernando Loughlin pleads in the wrongful death of Julian Loughlin|California Child Abuse lawyer Fernando Loughlin pleads in death of Julian Loughlin from head trauma|California child death lawyer
  • Coroner's Jury recommends charges against Dottie Bower and 10 year old in death of Heath Ryder Coroner in Franklin County impaneled jury which recommended criminal charges against the operator of a daycare, Dottie Bower, for death of Heath Ryder
  • Florida Shaken Baby Case|Robbie Lee Hatcher||Shaken Baby Laywer Robbie Lee Hatcher was reported arrested on a charge of aggravated child abuse in Florida, in a case involving a 6 week old baby. According to reports, Hatcher admitted shaking the child, but after she had vomited and in an effort to help her. A report such as this is interesting for a few reasons. First, reports such as this are interesting for a few reasons. First, oftentimes people attack the fact that shaking can cause severe injuries as part of a defense. When an adult admits that he shook a baby, however, albeit after the adult claims the baby was in distress, the ability to challenge that shaking caused the injury becomes muddied. Second, because the timing of injuries in shaken baby and abusive head trauama cases is an area where great attention is focused - it is interesting to see how prosecutors handle timing the inflcition of the injury which admittedly happens but the alleged perpetrator claims it followed a significant event. If you have questions concerning shaken baby syndrome, abusive head trauma, or how to help victims or survivors of shaken baby syndrome, contact the Keane Law Firm at 888-592-KIDS (5437) for a free consultation. The Keane Law Firm focuses its efforts on the representation of survivors of shaken baby syndrome and abusive head trauma.
  • Child abuse Jessica's law and California|California child abuse lawyer California child abuse lawyer to represent abused children against government for violations of Jessica's law.
  • Boy scout child abuse suit 18 million verdict|California abuse lawyer Excellent article on the history of child abuse lawsuits by noted author Patrick Boyle, including the recent 18.5 million dollar verdict against the Boy Scouts of America in oregon. The Keane Law Firm represents survivors of child abuse and seeks to raise awareness of child abuse lawsuits a a means to make change for survivors - especially if the criminal system is unable or unwilling to assist in correcting an injustice.
  • Bikers raise thousands to benefit child abuse awareness. In memory of Jace Barrow, who was 5 months old when he died from child abuse, bikers raised thousands of dollars at the second annual Jace Man Poker Run to benefit the Abuse Prevention Council of Cleveland County.
  • Senator Linda Newell - SB10-171 - Senate Health and Human Services Attorney Christopher Keane has devoted his Bay Area practice to representing children whose lives have been irrevocably altered by abuse, neglect, injury, or death. He is a member of the San Francisco Child Abuse Prevention Center (SFCAPC), and is currently serving as the President on their Board of Directors. The prestigious Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory Bar Registry of Preeminent Lawyers has awarded Christopher Keane a top rating and, reflecting his dedication to professional excellence. In addition, Mr. Keane is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum Top Trial Lawyers in America, listed in the top 500 Plaintiff's attorneys in America by Lawdragon.com and as a principal member of Keane Law has acted as lead plaintiff’s lawyer on a number of successful multi-million dollar cases.
  • Texas reports a 31% increase in child abuse and neglect deaths. Attorney Christopher Keane has devoted his Bay Area practice to representing children whose lives have been irrevocably altered by abuse, neglect, injury, or death. He is a member of the San Francisco Child Abuse Prevention Center (SFCAPC), and is currently serving as the President on their Board of Directors. The prestigious Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory Bar Registry of Preeminent Lawyers has awarded Christopher Keane a top rating and, reflecting his dedication to professional excellence. In addition, Mr. Keane is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum Top Trial Lawyers in America, listed in the top 500 Plaintiff's attorneys in America by Lawdragon.com and as a principal member of Keane Law has acted as lead plaintiff’s lawyer on a number of successful multi-million dollar cases.
  • In Ohio, child welfare organizations increase child abuse education. In Ohio, child welfare organizations begin a new public awareness campaign to increase awareness of child abuse perpetrated by mothers’ boyfriends. Hamilton County Department of Job and Family Services are beginning this campaign recognizing that a significant amount of child abuse occurs at the hands of non-biological male partners to mothers of children.