Quotation Of The Week: Murder Charge Dropped Against Nanny

What’s This? A newish feature. Each week, we’re going to pick a newsworthy or huh?-worthy or whoa-worthy quotation that stuck with us.
OK, What’s This Quotation? On Monday, prosecutors dropped charges against Aisling Brady McCarthy, who had been accused of killing a Cambridge 1-year-old in her care. The change came after the medical examiner altered the cause of death from "homicide" to "undetermined."
Brady McCarthy, who had spent more than two years in jail, was an unauthorized immigrant from Ireland, and is now back in the country.
Where Can I Find Out More About This Topic? The case has reignited the debate about abusive head trauma, or "shaken baby syndrome."
How About Previous Quotations Of The Week? They’re all here.

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