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Tributes flood in for Irish autism activist found dead in her home
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Tributes flood in for Irish autism activist found dead in her home

Ballinagearagh, Ireland - Tributes are flooding in for a relentless autism campaigner who was found dead in her home after being attacked. Susan Dunne, 56, who shared her home with 19 year old autistic son Patrick, lived in the rural heart of North Kerr...
Mother accused of attempted murder of autistic daughter wants to write parenting book
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Mother accused of attempted murder of autistic daughter wants to write parenting book

Traverse City, Michigan - A mother who stands accused of trying to murder her 14 year old autistic daughter and then trying to kill herself has admitted she wants to write a parenting book for parents with autistic children. Autism Daily Newscast reported t...
Desperate Measures – When a mother can no longer care for her autistic child
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Desperate Measures – When a mother can no longer care for her autistic child

Parents of Philippe Telford, a nineteen year old man with severe autism, reached this point last April.  Amanda Telford told CTVnews Ottawa, Canada that she and her husband no longer had the resources physically, mentally, emotionally or financially to pro...
Michigan woman accused of attempting to murder Autistic daughter
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Michigan woman accused of attempting to murder Autistic daughter

A Michigan mother who kept a blog, chronicling her experience with an Autistic 14 year old daughter has been charged on warrant with attempted murder. Kelli Stapelton, 45, was found unconscious in her car,  after what police believe to be a suicide attempt  i...
Arizona mother charged with murder of autistic son and daughter
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Arizona mother charged with murder of autistic son and daughter

Marilyn Edge, 42 is charged of fatally poisoning her 13 year old autistic son Jaelen, and his 9 year old sister Faith. Their bodies were discovered early on Saturday morning and causes of death were not revealed by the coroner until this morning. Their deat...
Mother who threw her young son with autism from Yaquina Bay Bridge faced with murder charge
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Mother who threw her young son with autism from Yaquina Bay Bridge faced with murder charge

Oregon - On  Monday Nov. 3, Jillian Meredeth McCabe admitted to throwing her son, London McCabe, aged 6 from Yaquina Bay Bridge.  Her son had autism. His body was found later on that evening at 10.30 pm near the Embarcadero Resort. The LA Times article report...