Actor-comedian David Spade helps family members enter Our Lady of Perpetual Help Redemptorist Catholic Church for funeral services for his sister-in-law, designer Kate Spade, in Kansas City, Mo., Thursday, June 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner) (Orlin Wagner / AP)
Guatemalan mom set to reunite with 7-year-old son at Baltimore airport after suing Trump administration: spokeswoman
Beata Mariana de Jesus Mejia-Mejia and her son Darwin in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, before they crossed the border near San Luis, Arizona. She sued the Trump administration for separating her from Darwin and was due to reunite with him at a Baltimore airport Thursday night, (Beata Mariana de Jesus Mejia-Mej / AP)
David and Louise Turpin must face trial in horrific case of child abuse as relative pleads for 'justice'
The 11-year-old daughter was so abused when authorities rescued her on Jan. 14, she suffered from severe cachexia, a muscle wasting syndrome, and had been diagnosed with “psychosocial dwarfism,” a growth disorder caused by extreme emotional deprivation, an investigator with the Riverside County District Attorney testified.
Turpin daughter's chilling 911 call played in court: 'I live in a family of 15 people and my parents are abusive'
“They will wake up at night, and they will cry, and they wanted me to call someone,” she told the dispatcher in the recorded call played during a preliminary hearing for the Turpin parents in Riverside, Calif. “I wanted to call someone so y’all could help my sisters.”