In Pinellas County, officials say Sudden Infant Death Syndrome doesn’t exist. By Lane DeGregory Published Dec. 11 The worst day of her life started out wonderful. A bright morning in May 2015. A Thursday. “It was bliss,” Martí Gonzalez said, wiping her eyes. “A perfectly ordinary, perfect day.” PATRICK A family photo of Patrick Gonzalez taken the … Continue reading Did these parents accidentally suffocate their children? Or did a mysterious ailment cause them to die?
A cop car comes. A child is handcuffed and taken to a mental health facility. The scene is all too frequent at public schools across the state. By Megan Reeves and Jack Evans Published Dec. 10. Tampa Bay Times Over the past seven years, children have been taken from public schools in Tampa Bay more than 7,500 times and … Continue reading Florida’s flawed Baker Act rips thousands of kids from school