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…

More than a third of Americans support giving sick kids medical cannabis.

36% Of Americans Support The Use Of Medical Marijuana For Children

  Should sick children be allowed medical marijuana? That was one of the questions asked in a national poll conducted by C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital. The researchers behind the survey say that theirs is the first national poll to measure Americans’ opinions on the topic. What they found is interesting. Sixty-three percent of the poll’s…