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A troubled past and a tragic
ending: Questions raised over why
kids were allowed to remain with mom

Detroit Free Press, by Elisha Anderson and Gina Damron

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Posted By:Ribicon, 1/4/2013 2:55:51 PM

An attorney for a Detroit mother accused of fatally stabbing her 8-year-old daughter said he plans to seek a mental competency exam as questions continue to swirl about why the woman´s five children remained in her care — despite numerous warnings by state workers, family and police. Semeria Greene, 26, was arraigned Thursday on felony murder and child abuse charges in the death of her daughter, Tameria Greene. A plea of not guilty was entered at her video arraignment before Magistrate Steve Lockhart, and bond was denied.(Snip) Court documents obtained by the Free Press on Thursday painted a picture

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Time and again the nation´s vast army of social workers, psychiatrists, officers of the court, and others allow the dangerously unstable to "slip through the cracks," with no one held accountable (they usually hide behind privacy laws or pull the overworked/underpaid card).

But let there be a gun involved and within hours we know all about the make and model of the weapon, where it was purchased, how the killer brought it to the crime scene...

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: civilservant, 1/4/2013 3:05:50 PM     (No. 9098706)

Because Semeria, and her minions on the Left would have cried ´raccccciiiiiissssssmmmmm" if they were taken away.
EVERY day, the ACLU and their ilk force the return of children to their abusive parents; many die.

Simply another abortion to the Left.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: 49 Ford, 1/4/2013 3:11:22 PM     (No. 9098717)

But didn´t the leftist social engineers assure us years ago that with easy access to abortion every child born would be a wanted and lovingly cared for child?

Where is Jocelyn Elders now that we need her? s/


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Reply 3 - Posted by: richwill, 1/4/2013 3:41:47 PM     (No. 9098755)

Okay to stab and kill a child, but do not use corporal punishment. Paddle a child´s rear and go directly to jail.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: kono, 1/4/2013 4:36:53 PM     (No. 9098851)

RIP, poor Tameria.

And RIP, Semeria. (Not Rest In Peace, but Rot In Pieces...)

May God have mercy on her tortured soul; but may the world exact a fitting vengeance for the heinous treatment she gave her own daughter.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ladydawgfan, 1/4/2013 4:51:42 PM     (No. 9098873)

Isn´t it obvious?? The kids stayed with her because Mama don´t get her AFDC checks and all of that gubmint money if the kids go to someone else and that isn´t faaaaaaaair!!! It´s raaaaaaaaacist!!!

*has anyone seen my sarcasm button - I´ve lost the darn thing!*

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Reply 6 - Posted by: vesicant, 1/4/2013 4:57:33 PM     (No. 9098885)

Did that knife have a high-capacity magazine? Hey, let´s ban butcher blocks. Nobody needs that many knives, and they shouldn´t be allowed to sit right out on the counter.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: mominNoCA, 1/4/2013 5:14:41 PM     (No. 9098920)

Long ago, I read A Child Called It. The author´s twisted, sick mom could turn on the charm for the authorities when they questioned her.

Social workers like to believe they improve people´s lives and help them. I don´t think some of them realize that abusive parents are criminals (because child abuse is against the law, after all), and criminals can be sociopaths. These workers like to believe they´re making a difference instead of being manipulated, but too often, they´re just being manipulated by some evil people who should not be anywhere near their children, or any children, for that matter.

This is probably what happened in Ms. Greene´s case. Someone in the social work field thought they were making progress with her and leaving her victims to live with her was a positive thing.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Java D, 1/4/2013 6:24:14 PM     (No. 9099049)

Another welfare wench breeding for dollars on the taxpayers´ dime, what is wrong with this picture, Libs?

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