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Bay Area Family’s Ordeal Raises Questions Over Shaken Baby Convictions

Every year, it is estimated that 200 people are convicted of shaking babies to death. Doctors have said violent shaking causes babies’ brains to swell and bleed, but now that science looks shaky. KPIX 5 talks to a Bay Area father who was wrongly accused.



East Bay Man Gets 9 Years For Baby Daughter’s Death

A man from unincorporated Hayward was sentenced on Thursday to nine years in state prison for his involvement in the death of his baby daughter last year.

CBS San Francisco–02/25/2011


East Bay Man Pleads Guilty In Shaking Death Of Daughter

A man from unincorporated Hayward has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter and assault for the death of his 4-month-old daughter last year.

CBS San Francisco–01/07/2011

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Bail Reduced For Father In San Francisco Infant Death

A San Francisco Superior Court judge Tuesday reduced bail for a man accused of causing the death of his infant son earlier this month.