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Discarded newborn outside Planet Hollywood

Discussion in 'Misc. Vegas Chat' started by vegasdrea, Oct 21, 2013.

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  1. vegasdrea

    vegasdrea Buckle Bunny

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    My who girlfriend works for LVMPD just texted me to say that they just found a dead newborn in one of the Planet Hollywood dumpsters...so sad. She said it's been a rough day at work today.
     
  2. Sonya

    Sonya Queen of VMB

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    I just saw that on my newsfeed and was thinking it's been a long day for the LVPD. :(
     
  3. lasvegas_limo_driver

    lasvegas_limo_driver Vegas Guru at Infinity

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    also a fire at downtown casino that killed a dog and destroyed at least one room, but that's all I know right now
     
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  5. KimMelton661

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    That poor, sweet baby. This makes me so sad.:cry:
     
  6. smartone

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    This "baby in the dumpster" thing seems to happens frequently in Las Vegas... it's disgusting. How can anyone hold such little regard for an innocent human life?
     
  7. waverunner

    waverunner BBHMM

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    These people are criminals. If you're a mother and have an unwanted newborn, you can leave the newborn at the Hospital with no questions asked. That's why they are criminals by leaving it in the dumpster.
     
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    My only thought...:grrr::grrr::grrr::grrr:
     
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    Just....Breaks....My....Heart....
     
    Impatiently Waiting....
  10. Kickin

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    Wow I thought the "no questions asked" part sounded strange but you're right. Depends on the exact statute in each state but essentially that's it, called Safe Haven Laws.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Safe-haven_law

    Really interesting. Thanks for posting that. I wonder if the average girl at risk of doing something like this is made aware of this law so they might not do something so despicable to get rid of their baby.
     
  11. Sonya

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    It's sad. I've gotten cynical in my old age, so I am not shocked anymore by man's proverbial inhumanity to man.

    Nobody can know why sick/evil people do what they do. All we can do is try to make up for it by being a little kinder to each other when we get the chance.
     
  12. Electroguy563

    Electroguy563 Over-Fried Gambler

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    A poor, neglected, unloved baby lies dead in a dumpster. It's murderer walks among us; somewhere, someplace.

    And I sit here and cry, knowing that there wasn't anything I could do...but wish I could....








    :cry:
     
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