Examples of Child abuse in a sentence
Child abuse is never acceptable in any community, in any culture, in any religion, under any circumstances.
Child abuse homicide as described in Subsections (1)(b) and (c) is a second degree felony.Amended by Chapter 152, 2008 General Session 76-5-209 Homicide by assault -- Penalty.(1) A person commits homicide by assault if, under circumstances not amounting to aggravated murder, murder, or manslaughter, a person causes the death of another while intentionally or knowingly attempting, with unlawful force or violence, to do bodily injury to another.(2) Homicide by assault is a third degree felony.
Child abuse homicide as described in Subsection (1)(a) is a first degree felony.
The Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act defines child abuse and neglect as “the physical or mental injury, sexual abuse or exploitation, negligent treatment or maltreatment of a child under the age of 18 by a person who is responsible for the child’s welfare.” Child abuse and neglect are unlawful acts.
Child abuse and neglect can have major long-term impacts on all aspects of a child's health, development and well-being.