It doesn't take an instruction manual to know to keep animals away from your newborn baby. I'm not a perfect parent, but I have always been very meticulous about providing a safe environment for my children.
And there is nothing outrageous about this going to court. A nine day old baby is dead. This baby did not die of natural causes. I for one cannot see how this was not, at the very least, a case of negligence on the part of the person who was supposed to be watching and protecting this baby.
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