If you are considering abandoning your newborn, please bring them to any one of the many baby safe haven locations across the state, child advocates urge. There is a way to do this, safely and with no questions asked. This
A Jacksonville, IL teenager has please guilty to first degree murder for abandoning her newborn baby boy in a dumpster back in August 2014.
In March, a student at the University of Illinois Campaign-Urbana gave birth in a dorm room bathroom and has since been charged with the newborn’s death. Now, a local couple hopes more education about Illinois’ Safe Haven Law will prevent
A student at the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana was charged with murder this week, after she turned herself in and showed authorities the body of a newborn in her back-pack. Authorities say Lindsay Johnson – 20 years old from Monee
The University of Illinois student from Monee accused of killing her newborn baby in a residence hall bathroom last month hid her pregnancy from friends, who were stunned to learn she’d allegedly suffocated her infant son after giving birth.
WHAT: Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner issued a proclamation naming April 2016 as “Save Abandoned Babies Month.”
PINCKNEYVILLE — The picture shows an infant, in a gown that looks pink, a stuffed animal above its head, and two more near its torso.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — University of Illinois police say they are investigating the birth and death of a baby in a campus dormitory.
For IMMEDIATE release WEDNESDAY, March 2, 2016 Contact: Dawn Geras, 312-440-0229 President, Save Abandoned Babies Foundation, IL SAVE ABANDONED BABIES UNVEILS NEW WEBSITE AND PSA Chicago, IL – The Save Abandoned Babies Foundation (SAB) today announced new outreach efforts to
A woman who allegedly placed her newborn son in a plastic bag and hid him under a pile of towels still wants to keep the baby, her lawyer said in court Monday.