The parents of a 2-year-old Pennsylvania girl have been spared jail time in the pneumonia death of their daughter after vowing to seek medical care in the future for their other children.Thirty-five-year-old Jonathan Foster and 34-year-old Grace Foster were sentenced to five years' probation on involuntary manslaughter and child endangerment convictions in the November 2016 death of daughter Ella Grace in Upper Tulpehocken Township.Prosecutors said they declined to seek medical care on religious grounds, but the Fosters told the Berks County judge Wednesday that since their trial they have realized that they were wrong.The defendants have been part of Faith Tabernacle Congregation, which instructs members to avoid doctors and pharmaceutical drugs. But Grace Foster said in court that "We can't just follow a set of rules blindly."Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. … [Read more...] about Pa. parents spared jail time in 2016 pneumonia death of girl
The Rev. Rowland Foster, center, shakes hands with defense attorney Chris Ferro, right, before a Wednesday, April 19, 2017, court hearing in Bernville, Pa. Foster, the leader of a Pennsylvania church that rejects modern medicine, won't stand trial after a judge dismissed a novel case Wednesday, April 19, 2017, that sought to hold the pastor responsible for failing to report suspected abuse when Foster's 2-year-old granddaughter Ella Foster died of pneumonia in November 2016. (AP Photo/Mark Scolforo) Thirty-five-year-old Jonathan Foster and 34-year-old Grace Foster were sentenced to five years' probation on involuntary manslaughter and child endangerment convictions in the November 2016 death of daughter Ella Grace in Upper Tulpehocken Township. Prosecutors said they declined to seek medical care on religious grounds, but the Fosters told the Berks County judge Wednesday that since their trial they have realized that they were wrong. The defendants have been part of Faith Tabernacle … [Read more...] about Parents spared jail time in 2016 pneumonia death of girlYou may also be interested in…
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Dr. Richard Curtis let out a deep sigh under his breath, holding back words he couldn’t say in this setting. It was not a sight that he wanted the young children in the room to have witnessed.He had struggled with the other doctors and nurses who crowded the room for 45 minutes doing chest compressions to try to save this middle-aged family man’s life. He wiped the sweat from his brow and cursed as he watched the man's life slip from the patient’s eyes.“This must be the third patient with COPD who died this month from pneumonia. He was too young to die,” he said as he looked around the room filled with misty-eyed young children. “We did everything we could, and it could have been prevented.” × Story continues below video Pneumonia is an infection of the lungs, which can kill a patient or make one severely short of breath requiring hospitalization and antibiotics.Simply put, pneumonia is when the air sacs of your lung fill up with pus … [Read more...] about Pneumonia vaccine, who needs it?
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