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.

A man whispers to a woman while sitting in court
split screen of a woman on the left and a man on the right sitting in court
Forensic psychologist Dr. Sheila Rapa discusses Ferriter.
Chad Daybell sits during a court hearing
Ferriter in court

Boy in a Box Trial: Day 4

Recap of Day 4 in the case of Timothy Ferriter, who allegedly locked his son in an 8X8 box in the Florida family's garage. More

October 9, 2023

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A woman speaks to the camera
a woman appears on a monitor as she testifies in court
Timothy Ferriter and his attorney watch videos played in court
Psychiatrist Dr. Wade Myers.

Boy in a Box Trial: Day 3

Day 3 of testimony centered on the psychiatry of the case. Dr. Wade Myers testified that there's no excuse to confine a child in an... More

October 6, 2023

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