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Not guilty verdict in case of baby left in Wal Mart toilet

This 22 year old has a 10 month old baby and has another one on the way. She is planning on trying to get custody of this baby that she abandoned in Wal mart in May 2007. I don't have a problem with the verdict but it pisses me off that she kept on breeding.


A young woman who gave birth in a Wal-Mart bathroom and left the newborn in the toilet has been found not guilty of child abandonment.

April Halkett, 22, appeared in a Prince Albert, Sask., courtroom on Wednesday to receive the verdict.

She had pleaded not guilty to the child abandonment charge stemming from the May 2007 incident.

Court of Queen's Bench Justice Neil Gabrielson ruled against the Crown's argument that Halkett had willfully abandoned the child.

"This was not a case of abandonment but rather a case of a scared young woman being confronted with

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Added: Jun-25-2009 Occurred On: Jun-25-2009
By: Steve677
Tags: baby, walmart, abandoned, welfare
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