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Obesity experts propose foster care for severely overweight kids

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 15 2011

Harvard University obesity experts have reportedly proposed that some parents should lose custody of their extremely overweight children to foster care

Obese child placed in foster care ordered into uncle’s custody

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 16 2011

A Cleveland judge has reportedly decided that an obese third grader who was removed from his mother’s custody after she was apparently unable to control his weight can now be removed from foster care

Defense counsel asserts caffeine overdose led to false murder confession

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 24 2010

A Kentucky man accused of murdering his wife reportedly notified the court that he would defend himself by claiming that a high caffeine intake, from soft drinks, energy drinks and diet pills, made him temporarily insane and unable to form the requisite criminal intent to kill his wife

Obese Ohio boy released from protective supervision after weight loss

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 18 2012

An Ohio court has apparently released a 9-year-old boy from the supervision of Cuyahoga County Children & Family Services after he lost more than 50 pounds while in foster care and while living with an uncle in Columbus

Court conducts Daubert hearing in criminal case against Peanut Co. owner

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 14 2014

A federal court in Georgia presiding over a criminal action against the owner and employees of the now-defunct Peanut Corp. of America, purportedly

Extra cup of coffee may reduce type 2 diabetes risk

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 2 2014

A recent study from the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) has reportedly found that "people who increased the amount of coffee they drank each