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    VT - Foster parent charged with sexual assault

    Foster parent charged with sexual assault

    March 16, 2007
    WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, Vt. --A Bethel man has been charged with sexually assaulting his adopted daughter.

    Frank C. Taplin, 58, was held in lieu of $40,000 bail after being arraigned on charges of aggravated sexual assault and lewd and lascivious conduct with a child Friday. The alleged victim was 13, police said.

    Here is the link for the rest of the story.
    http://www.boston.com/news/local/ver...exual_assault/

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    Accused Child Molester Commits Suicide

    Accused Child Molester Commits Suicide


    Fairlee, Vermont - March 13, 2008
    A former foster parent and accused child molester took his own life in Fairlee. Police say Frank Taplin, 59, committed suicide Wednesday.

    here is the link for the article.

    http://www.wcax.com/Global/story.asp?S=8012881

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    Press Release

    PRESS RELEASE

    STATE OF VERMONT
    DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
    VERMONT STATE POLICE
    PRESS RELEASE
    INCIDENT: Apparent Suicide
    CASE #: 08B300542

    TROOPER: Det/Sgt Timothy S. Page
    STATION: VSP/Bradford

    DATE/TIME: 3/11/08 1600 hours

    link for the vermont state police.
    http://www.dps.state.vt.us/vtsp/pres..._bradford.html

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    Quote Originally Posted by vermontn03 View Post
    Accused Child Molester Commits Suicide


    Fairlee, Vermont - March 13, 2008
    A former foster parent and accused child molester took his own life in Fairlee. Police say Frank Taplin, 59, committed suicide Wednesday.

    here is the link for the article.

    http://www.wcax.com/Global/story.asp?S=8012881
    Good!

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    Quote Originally Posted by White Rain View Post
    Good!
    Ditto...saves the taxpayers a lot of money!

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    Quote Originally Posted by vermontn03 View Post
    Foster parent charged with sexual assault

    March 16, 2007
    WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, Vt. --A Bethel man has been charged with sexually assaulting his adopted daughter.

    Frank C. Taplin, 58, was held in lieu of $40,000 bail after being arraigned on charges of aggravated sexual assault and lewd and lascivious conduct with a child Friday. The alleged victim was 13, police said.

    Here is the link for the rest of the story.
    http://www.boston.com/news/local/ver...exual_assault/
    Seems like there have been more of these recently - I wonder if they are guilt ridden, or just don't want to face other consequences?

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    I sure as heck will not cry for him.

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    Quote Originally Posted by justche View Post
    Seems like there have been more of these recently - I wonder if they are guilt ridden, or just don't want to face other consequences?
    Doesn't matter to me... just glad it ended that way.

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    I am glad too.

    I wish this would start a trend among those who hurt children.
    Above is my opinion only

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    I'm glad he's dead, I just hope the child doesn't in any way feel responsible for that twisted POS


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    Quote Originally Posted by Linda7NJ View Post
    I'm glad he's dead, I just hope the child doesn't in any way feel responsible for that twisted POS
    I hope not too. If it were possible, I would happily take the blame for this....
    Above is my opinion only

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    Small article here, but lots of comments from people that knew foster daddy. Sorry if it's been posted, but I didn't see it.http://www.topix.com/forum/city/nort...JN1FJHN2VQUTAB

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    Quote Originally Posted by Filly View Post
    Small article here, but lots of comments from people that knew foster daddy. Sorry if it's been posted, but I didn't see it.http://www.topix.com/forum/city/nort...JN1FJHN2VQUTAB
    WOW...did yall read that post by one of their foster kids? OMGosh This has been going on a long time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by deanws View Post
    WOW...did yall read that post by one of their foster kids? OMGosh This has been going on a long time.
    Is that a crime and a sin and just repulsive? Dean that breaks my heart.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Filly View Post
    Is that a crime and a sin and just repulsive? Dean that breaks my heart.
    Mine too! No telling how many kids were abused over all those years.



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