Co-sleeping deaths Wisconsin

Politics & Government
5:00 am
Thu November 21, 2013

Lawmakers Push to Criminalize Some Co-Sleeping Deaths

Republican lawmakers want co-sleeping deaths that involve drugs or alcohol to include time in prison.

A push is underway in Wisconsin to criminalize co-sleeping deaths if the adult has been drinking. The city of Milwaukee has been working for years to curtail co-sleeping deaths, as their numbers have climbed.

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Politics & Government
12:05 pm
Fri September 27, 2013

Some Co-Sleeping Deaths in Wisconsin Could Become Felonies

Rep. Samantha Kerkman's legislation would charge adults with a felony, if they fall asleep next to an infant while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, and the baby dies.

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