Louisa Givens, of Lake Ronkonkoma, was sentenced to time served plus five years of probation by a Suffolk County judge on Wednesday.
Louisa Givens, of Ronkonkoma, was arraigned Monday in Suffolk County Court. She was charged in the death of her son and also with endangering the welfare of her 2 1/2-year-old daughter.
Months after a Brooklyn mother (pictured) was indicted in the death of her emaciated 4-year-old daughter two former child welfare workers have been charged with criminally negligent homicide and official misconduct.
Carlotta Brett-Pierce had already been jailed on charges of assault, endangering the welfare of a child and drug possession.
NEW YORK (AP) — The death of an emaciated 4-year-old Brooklyn girl found dead in her home last month has been ruled a homicide. The city medical examiner’s office said Friday that Marchella Pierce died […]
Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is unveiling programs to combat child hunger and reduce pollution from indoor stoves that causes diseases, especially in poorer countries.