Jason Carpenter

2-year-old boy in foster care with Rod Lenny and Therese Martel died of head injuries after remaining in coma for five years. The foster parents were twice convicted. Both convictions were thrown out on appeal in 1998.
Date: 1990-00-00
Placement type: Foster care
Type of abuse: Lethal physical abuse
Abuser: Foster father, Foster mother

Location

Alberta
Canada
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Documentsort iconDate
End of a long legal road1998-04-01
Judge cancels fatality inquiry into 1995 death of toddler Jason Carpenter1999-11-19
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Jason, I miss you little

Jason, I miss you little brother and I am sad to say that your story is summed up in three sentances, while your abusers never endured the torture that they put us through. I will always remember and never does a day go by that I don't think of whom you might be and what you might be doing had you been able to survive foster care. Hugs, love always your big sister.

Location

Pound Pup Legacy