Mother shook 4-month-old baby girl days before her death, inquest hears

Mother shook 4-month-old baby girl days before her death, inquest hears

Updated May 14, 2018 16:30:50 A coronial inquest into the death of a 4-month-old girl has heard her mother allegedly shook the child in the days leading up to her death. The mother-of-six, who cannot be identified for legal reasons, was visibly agitated as a coronial inquest into the death …

Mother who shook baby sentenced to home detention for ‘momentary loss of self-control’

Mother who shook baby sentenced to home detention for ‘momentary loss of self-control’

Posted April 27, 2018 17:05:58 A mother who shook her baby so hard he died in what was described as a “momentary loss of self-control” has avoided jail and will serve her sentence on home detention. Jennifer Nicole Kennison, 31, pleaded guilty to one count of manslaughter over the death …

Supreme Court rejects claim mother who shook baby so hard it died is ‘victim’ of her own crime

Supreme Court rejects claim mother who shook baby so hard it died is ‘victim’ of her own crime

Posted March 26, 2018 17:07:15 Photo: Jennifer Nicole Kennison (C) is a “victim of her own offending”, her defence lawyer said. (ABC News: Isabel Dayman) A defence lawyer’s suggestion a mother who shook her premature baby so hard he died is herself a “victim” of the crime has been rejected …