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Danieal Kelly, 14, Was Starved To Death.

Discussion in 'In The Mean Time' started by Unamused Cat, Aug 1, 2008.

  1. Unamused Cat

    Unamused Cat Veteran Member

    PHILADELPHIA — Four social workers were among nine people charged Thursday in the death of a disabled 14-year-old girl who authorities say wasted away from neglect before dying at 42 pounds.

    Danieal Kelly's mother was charged with murder; counts against other defendants range from involuntary manslaughter to perjury. District Attorney Lynne Abraham said any of the nine could have foreseen the horrific fate of Danieal, whose emaciated body was found in her mother's squalid house covered with bone-deep, maggot-infested bedsores in August 2006.

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  2. SoUncool

    SoUncool With my all by myself...

    Nine people charged in 14-yr old Danieal Kelly's death.

    Danieal Kelly in happier times...

    Grand jury indictment - read if dare, get your tissues. This document is 263 pages with pictures.


    Nine Charged in Starvation Death of Disabled, 42-Pound Teen
    Thursday , July 31, 2008

  3. SoUncool

    SoUncool With my all by myself...

    Damn, UC...posted at the same time. I'll get a mod to link 'em...
  4. prettyuglyish

    prettyuglyish Active Member

    Oh.My.God. I'm just speechless. That's just fuck-all horrific.
  5. Ruby

    Ruby Well-Known Member

    Oh, I'm so happy they're charging the whole LOT of them!! Sure, the mom did this, but all of those connected are culpable. I hope they all do HARD TIME>
  6. mpratt

    mpratt Active Member


    Broke my heart.... I hope that she is at peace now...
  7. SoUncool

    SoUncool With my all by myself...

    I am seriously choked up after looking at the one autopsy photo...her hair clips still in her hair...that's the only thing I can describe. The rest is just too awful.

    SNOOKIE Active Member

    God, this is sickening. Damn them to hell. What a sweetie
  9. Lizard

    Lizard Veteran Member

    Carmen Paris, the acting health commissioner at the time of Danieal's death, submitted her resignation today after being suspended with intent to dismiss yesterday.
  10. ImmortalOne

    ImmortalOne Trusted Member

    That read is so sad. What that little girl went through is horrifying. The grandmother should have done something herself, she knew something was wrong and only spoke to the mom? Is that my understanding? Why didn't she seek attention for the child? Why didn't she call someone?
  11. Lizard

    Lizard Veteran Member

    Andrea Kelly, mother

    Daniel Kelly, father

    Dana Poindexter, DHS employee

    Laura Sommerer, DHS employee

    Mickal Kamuvaka, DHS contractor (company now defunct)

    Julius Murray, DHS contractor (company now defunct)

    Andrea Miles, friend of the mother
  12. Lizard

    Lizard Veteran Member

    Recent photo of Kamuvaka
  13. Lizard

    Lizard Veteran Member

    As if you couldn't guess, I read the grand jury report and am just appalled. I've been reading some of the news coverage from right after Danieal died. From a 2006 Philadelphia Inquirer article:

    And a statement by an attorney for the contractor:

    Big wake-up call for some folks, sounds like. Way to go, grand jury.
  14. w8ng4msrgt

    w8ng4msrgt Trusted Member

    That was one hell of a read. I can't even begin to express my anger and rage at how the system failed her.
  15. Lizard

    Lizard Veteran Member

    I've going to work on a FP article about this.
  16. Shadow

    Shadow Charmed, I'm sure.... Bold Member!

    i hope the fuck ALL 9 of them suffer the same fate they caused this precious little girl to suffer..
    FUCKING welfare breeder bitches.. If you CAN'T feed them on your OWN MONEY, STOP fucking BREEDING them. Welfare is for folks who *can't* work.. not for lazy crotchrotted bitches that keep poppin' out kids to keep collecting the fucking welfare check.
    Here's a thought.. maybe we ought to put you into a dark fucking closet somewhere with no air or light and forget to feed you for a few yrs. STUPID CUNT.
    So.. now since all 9 are indicted, chances are they're ALL going to do time.. Guess who foots the fucking bill while they're incarcerated..

    GODS this makes me ill.


    Standard Thought Disclaimer:
    IF you do not like what I say.. TOUGH! Put on your big girl panties and learn to deal with it.
  17. prettyuglyish

    prettyuglyish Active Member

    Good, because this story is so fucking horrible it needs all of the attention it can get. :rant:
  18. Kitty

    Kitty ~KITTY!

    Stories like this are what give me the inspiration to work harder in school...
    The fucking assholes that were too LAZY to do their JOBS .. I think a fitting and suitable punishment would be to strap them to beds and leave them there until they suffer the same horrible end as that precious little girl.. And that might even be just too good for them.
  19. Nyrak

    Nyrak Member

    I think that autopsy photo is the MOST disturbing thing I have ever seen.
    Ever. This angers me so much, I don't even know what to say.
  20. Jaded

    Jaded Fuck you Staff Member

    The parents are actually suing the city of Philly.....

    Un. Fucking. Believable.
  21. Gilbrit

    Gilbrit Trusted Member


    "Boo-hoo-hoo, you didn't prevent us from killing our daughter"...

    Useless M*F*ers, you kill your child and have the audacity to file a law suit.
    If that 19 could have mental trauma then the son of a bitch should have done something for the sister.
  22. Kitty

    Kitty ~KITTY!

  23. Jaded

    Jaded Fuck you Staff Member

  24. Dakota

    Dakota FORUM BITCH / Beloved Cunt Bold Member!

  25. Lizard

    Lizard Veteran Member

  26. Whisper

    Whisper #byefelicia Bold Member!

    Philly Danieal Kelly's Social Workers on Trial After Girl's Death

    http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory?id=9734159 [​IMG]Four Philadelphia social workers charged with fraud in a case linked to the starvation death of a disabled teenager, Danieal Kelly, shown in this file photo, defended their work as their trial opened Wednesday, saying they were not paid for any medical expertise
  27. Dakota

    Dakota FORUM BITCH / Beloved Cunt Bold Member!

  28. thequeenofsorrow

    thequeenofsorrow Trusted Member

  29. Whisper

    Whisper #byefelicia Bold Member!

    TY Queen I have been wondering where this was going.I still think Shanghi or whatever the fuck its called had the right idea with caning!!
  30. Valasca

    Valasca Bitch in the meat department Bold Member!

    Maggot infested sores. I am so sorry, Miss Danieal. May you RIP.