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Tucson woman pleads guilty in death of newborn son

A Tucson woman who has been to trial twice on a first-degree murder charge has pleaded guilty to negligent homicide in the death of her infant son in August 2009.

February 06, 2013 4:18 pm

Tucson man pleads guilty to child abuse

A Tucson man could be placed on probation or receive up to 23.75 years in prison after pleading guilty to two counts of child abuse Tuesday.

January 17, 2013 4:50 pm

Probation for dad who ignored baby son’s many injuries

A Tucson man must spend the rest of his life on intensive probation for failing to seek medical attention for his infant son, who suffered multiple broken bones and other injuries last fall.

September 11, 2012 12:10 pm

Sanctions vs. prosecution lifted in murder case case

Pima County Superior Court Judge Clark Munger was so convinced that a Tucson Police detective hid evidence in a 2010 murder case that he imposed sanctions on two separate occasions before retiring.

August 29, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Dad's attorney says prosecutor unfair in grand jury presentation

Last January, Leonard Dorame, 29, was arrested and charged with breaking his 4-month-old son's ribs, bones in the boy's upper and lower legs, and bones in the baby's left arm.

July 13, 2012 3:56 pm

Defense attorneys accuse prosecutor of misconduct in dead baby case

Last month, a Pima County jury couldn't decide if Denise Pesqueira killed her newborn son or not and a mistrial was declared at the end of her two-week trial.

July 11, 2012 4:43 pm

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