Children adopted by Charles and Marjorie Moss

Eight children adopted from foster care were abused by Marjorie; she punched children, hit them with a wooden paddle, locked them outside for hours with no food or water, held their heads under hot water, and threatened them with a gun.
Date: 2000-05-11
Placement type: Adoption
Type of abuse: Non-lethal physical abuse, Non-lethal deprivation
Abuser: Adoptive mother

Location

Plant City, Florida
United States
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DocumentDatesort icon
Former foster child rises above abuse2009-04-09
Three little words II2008-03-30
Abused adoptees' lawsuits fault DCF2005-09-08
Claiming Abuse, Adopted Children File Lawsuits Against DCF2005-09-08
Fostering Change2003-07-27
Three little words2003-06-20
Ex-foster child sues eight DCF workers2002-06-19
Parents surrender parental rights2001-05-10
Neglect case ends in plea, probation2001-05-09
Girl harnesses Potter's magic2000-10-10
Unsafe haven2000-06-19
Foster mother charged with child abuse2000-05-13
Abuse reports started in 19942000-05-12
Parents of 7 adopted kids charged with abuse2000-05-11
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Location

Pound Pup Legacy