Child Abuse

Child abuse can take many forms, including physical abuse, sexual abuse, emotional abuse, and neglect, and can result in serious harm or even death.


Alleged Pagan symbols found on tree
Shanna Gardner remotely attends extradition hearing.
Dr. Wade Myers and Tim Ferriter.
Catherine Bedy
Timothy Ferriter listens to RF's testimony.

Boy in a Box Trial: Day 2

Alleged victim RF describes his daily routine while he was allegedly kept in an 8X8 box in Timothy and Tracy Ferriter's garage. More

October 5, 2023

Julia Jenae talks about Ferriter case.
Defense cross-examines Ferriter's son.
Ferriter listens to adopted son's testimony.
timothy ferriter sits with his hand to his face in court
8x8 room built in garage
Timothy Ferriter sits in court

The Boy in the Box Trial: Day 1

Timothy Ferriter's defense emphasized that his poor parenting was the result of a difficult situation as his adopted daughter took the stand. More

October 3, 2023

Tim Ferriter looks down
Defense Attorney Prya Murad
Prosecutor Brianna Coakley
people stand inside of a courtroom
A man in a suit sits in court
Ferriter opening statements

FL v. Ferriter: Opening Statements

Brianna Coakley delivers the opening statements in the trial of Timothy Ferriter, the man accused of locking his adopted son in a box in his... More

October 3, 2023

A man stands in court wearing a suit
16-year-old Iyana Sawyer