Quoting thisunrest:" I could see how this could be an influence.One mom taking a wholesome trip to the zoo,holding her excited ... [snip!] ... more the general public feels for the parent whether he/she caused his death or not.Maybe even more so if they did,imo."I don't hate either of them. I just don't see how they are terribly different. If you do something risky - believing it is not risky OR that you can handle the risk, that does not make you free from responsibility. If you take the risk & there are steep consequences, I see it no differently.
Quoting thisunrest:" Do you remember Mellissa Drexler, the "Prom Mom"? She was two years older,gave relatively uncomplicated ... [snip!] ... as an adult. I've been arguing this whole thread that justice should be blind but Cassidy's case makes it hard,hard,hard."
Quoting Captain Lauren + ?:" Hmmmm I am torn on this, I've known of someone giving their her daughter a bleach bath because they had lice. Her daughter didn't die but she went to prison for it. "
Quoting Leisurely Duchess:" She must have done it wrong, maybe didn't dilute it properly. Bleach baths are good for kids with really bad eczema."I've heard that before - but I don't get it. when my son had eczema it was all about dry skin - it seems like that would make it worse.
Quoting justanothamotha:" I've heard that before - but I don't get it. when my son had eczema it was all about dry skin - it seems ... [snip!] ... - it seems like that would make it worse. BTW - coconut oil cured his...that & oatmeal/epsom salt bath - we alternated."
Quoting Leisurely Duchess:" It does seem odd, but you'd be surprised at how many things are counterintuitively true. During the ... [snip!] ... bacteria via horizontal gene transfer (yay evolution!). http://www.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1894149,00.html"THANK YOU! I have someone I NEED to share this with!
Quoting justanothamotha:" THANK YOU! I have someone I NEED to share this with!"
Quoting Leisurely Duchess:" When I've told people about this before on BG, usually in the Parents with Infants forum on threads about ... [snip!] ... your baby to the local public pool, which easily has as much % bleach in it or more. Plus other chemicals ... and pee "
Quoting justanothamotha:" We just skip the chemicals & go straight with the pee in our pool. "
Quoting kthx.:" Oh shut the smurf up. Just because she has no kids, doesn't mean she has a heart of stone. Don't pull that smurf."
Quoting Back to Noob Status:" Thank you! I wish people would stop pulling that smurf. As to the OP, yeah it was an accident, but lots ... [snip!] ... in the car. And they have been charged for it. Why shouldn't the woman in this case not be? If anything, this was FAR worse."