Braxton M Taylor

Braxton Michael Taylor
Braxton Taylor died at almost 10 months from brain swelling due to shaking. He also had a cauliflower ear, a bruised groin, crushed testicles and weighed less at his death than at his 6 month checkup. His second foster mother Kathleen Ganiere pled guilty to voluntary manslaughter.
Date: 2010-02-07
Placement type: Foster care
Type of abuse: Lethal physical abuse, Non-lethal deprivation
Abuser: Foster mother


Organizations: Virginia DSS; Virginia Beach Department of Human Services


Virginia Beach, Virginia
United States
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DocumentDatesort icon
Beach dawdles on necessary changes [opinion]2012-09-11
Accountability for Baby Braxton [opinion]2012-07-26
Whistle-blowing foster parents fighting possibly race-based removal of child2012-02-15
Did the system fail baby Braxton? [opinion]2012-02-06
In Memoriam: Baby Braxton2012-02-03
Foster mom gets 10 years in Virginia Beach infant's death2011-11-03
Va. Beach woman sentenced to 10 years for death of foster son2011-11-02
Va. Beach foster mother pleads guilty in boy's death2011-06-02
Stipulation of Facts2011-06-01
Braxton Michael Taylor Obituary2010-02-12


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