abuse

Father charged with felony child abuse

Complaint alleges father used Adrian Peterson case to keep child quiet

A western Wisconsin man charged with felony child abuse is accused of hitting his 8-year-old son with a belt and then ordering the boy not to tell others.

Changes go in effect for filling prescriptions for painkillers

New rule says patients need paper prescription for each refill

Under new Drug Enforcement Agency rules, every time a patient refills a painkiller prescription containing hydrocodone, like Vicodin, they will have to go back to their doctor to get a written prescription.

Judge shields Wis. archdiocese fund from creditors

Judge allows Milwaukee archdiocese to shield over $50M in cemetery funds from creditors

A federal judge says money that the Archdiocese of Milwaukee has placed in a cemetery trust can be shielded from creditors in sex-abuse settlements.

Judge shields Wis. archdiocese fund from creditors

Judge allows Milwaukee archdiocese to shield over $50M in cemetery funds from creditors

A federal judge says money that the Archdiocese of Milwaukee has placed in a cemetery trust can be shielded from creditors in sex-abuse settlements.

Judge shields Wis. archdiocese fund from creditors

Judge allows Milwaukee archdiocese to shield over $50M in cemetery funds from creditors

A federal judge says money that the Archdiocese of Milwaukee has placed in a cemetery trust can be shielded from creditors in sex-abuse settlements.

Judge shields Wis. archdiocese fund from creditors

Judge allows Milwaukee archdiocese to shield over $50M in cemetery funds from creditors

A federal judge says money that the Archdiocese of Milwaukee has placed in a cemetery trust can be shielded from creditors in sex-abuse settlements.

Retired priest to speak about whistleblowers group

Retired Wisconsin priest to speak about work with whistleblowers group focused on clergy abuse

A retired Wisconsin priest is speaking out about his work with a whistleblowers group focused on clergy sexual abuse.

Retired priest to speak about whistleblowers group

Retired Wisconsin priest to speak about work with whistleblowers group focused on clergy abuse

A retired Wisconsin priest is speaking out about his work with a whistleblowers group focused on clergy sexual abuse.

Retired priest to speak about whistleblowers group

Retired Wisconsin priest to speak about work with whistleblowers group focused on clergy abuse

A retired Wisconsin priest is speaking out about his work with a whistleblowers group focused on clergy sexual abuse.

4 families settle in abuse case

Case involved former special education teacher

Four families have reached a settlement with the Appleton Area School District over allegations a former special education teacher abused their children.

Defense: Chritton 'obsessed' with protecting his daughter

Opening arguments given in abuse trial

An attorney for Chad Chritton, a father accused of locking up and starving his teenage daughter, told a jury Tuesday Chritton became obsessed with protecting his daughter after taking custody of her.

UW vet school employee facing animal abuse charges

Complaint: Woman left cat behind after being evicted from condo

A University of Wisconsin school of veterinary medicine employee is facing felony charges and a potential $10,000 fine after reportedly abandoning her pets after being evicted, according to a criminal complaint.