FM 97.5   FM 98.3   FM 100.1   FM 100.5   FM 100.7   FM 103.5


Published: February 21, 2020


FOUR VICTIMS OF CHILD ABUSE IN LAUDERDALE COUNTY HAVE FILED A LAW SUIT AGAINST THEIR ALLEGED ABUSERS AND ALABAMA’S DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES FOR 25-MILLION-DOLLARS.  ACCORDING TO MEDIA SOURCES, THE LAWSUIT ALLEGES THAT THE D-H-R AND IT'S EMPLOYEES DID NOT PROPERLY INVESTIGATE NUMEROUS CLAIMS OF ABUSE MADE AGAINST THEIR FOSTER PARENTS, JENISE AND DANIEL SPURGEON AND THAT POLICIES AND PROCEDURES WERE NOT FOLLOWED WHICH ALLOWED FOR THE ABUSE TO CONTINUE. THE COUPLE WAS ARRESTED AND FACE HUNDREDS OF CHARGES OF PHYSICAL AND SEXUAL ABUSE IN 2017.  DANIEL SPURGEON WAS SENTENCED TO 25 YEARS IN PRISON LAST YEAR AFTER PLEADING GUILTY AND HIS WIFE'S TRIAL IS SET FOR APRIL 9TH.