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I 'm just so devastated having seen, without warning, pictures of a dying child being carried into A & E by her abuser.

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potatofactory Fri 25-Jan-13 21:17:48

I had no idea of the full story at all until I had read the story. I'm horrified obviously by the story - but by the Daily Mail (I know - I was looking at it) I won't be looking at the site again. Why? Four different views...

That poor poor child - but I'm just so appalled by the paper. They are using the shot as the headline picture - you don't have to click on the story to see it.

Nancy66 Sat 26-Jan-13 13:39:24

it was used as evidence in court and, therefore, I imagine released by the police.

QuickLookBusy Sat 26-Jan-13 13:42:36

I don't think the police usually release photos of a murder victim as they are dying.

Nancy66 Sat 26-Jan-13 13:45:21

The police release all sorts of material.

QuickLookBusy Sat 26-Jan-13 13:54:06

I'm sure they do but this photo isn't typical of one published in a paper.

So either the police shouldn't have given it to the press as its not appropriate or someone else sold it to the press.

Flickstix Sat 26-Jan-13 13:56:10

I was really distressed after seeing that picture, God only knows how the family must feel about it. I think it's utterly inappropriate to publish it in a newspaper or on the internet.

Nancy66 Sat 26-Jan-13 13:57:11

It looks like it was distributed by a news agency in northern ireland.

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