DaddyO5 parents lose custody of 2 kids.

Michael Martin, Heather Martin Lose Custody Over “Prank” Videos

Local media in Baltimore are reporting that Michael Martin and Heather Martin have temporarily lost custody of their two youngest children. The loss of custody appears to have resulted from legal action taken by the children’s biological mother, Rose Hall. The handover was reportedly made Friday. Michael Martin and his wife, Heather Martin, had come…

Lynn Rowe was arrested in another state after an arrest warrant was issued.

Lynn Rowe Arrested, Loses License

Nebraska’s Department of Health and Human Services has issued an Emergency Order and Motion for Protective Order immediately revoking the childcare license of Lynn Rowe of Omaha, Nebraska. According to paperwork filed requesting the Orders, Lynn Rowe was (apparently secretly) videotaped “excessively slapping, punching, and shaking a child numerous times”. The child, whose name I…

A public service infographic on rear-facing car seats.

Proposed Oregon Law To Extend Rear-Facing Car Seats To Year 2

If passed, a new Oregon law will require (almost) all children to ride in rear-facing car seats until their second birthday.  Sponsored by Representatives Sheri Malstrom, John E. Huffman, Jodi Hack and Carla C. Piluso, the bill just passed the House and is on its way to the Senate. Child safety advocates have long  been vocal in their support…