State v. Gibson
CHARGE(S): Involuntary Manslaughter, Child Endangering
POTENTIAL PUNISHMENT: 15 years in prison
VENUE: Hamilton County, Cincinnati, Ohio
ALLEGATION: Mother left 7-month-old infant unattended in a bathtub of running water for 45 minutes. The infant drowned to death.
DISPOSITION: Convicted by plea to reduced charge.
RESULT: Probation (no jail time)
Baby's mother gets probation (Cincinnati Enquirer)