20-year-old male

No PhotoName Unknown.
Died: April 26, 2015.
Age at death: 20.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark.
Disability: Intellectual disability.

Details:
This young man was fatally stabbed in the neck by his younger sister. She told police, “I’ve just always hated him because he has ruined my life.”

Perpetrator: His 15-year-old sister. Ruled not guilty because of mental illness; sent to a psychiatric ward for treatment and eventual release.

Source:
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Danish girl killed disabled brother who ‘ruined life’

(Boy) Lin

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Name: Unknown. Surname Lin.
Died: April 22, 2015.
Age at death: 8.
Cause of death: Abuse.
Location: Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
Disability: Cerebral palsy, epilepsy.

Details:
Young Lin’s father was annoyed that his neighbors kept parking their motorcycles outside his house, blocking the wheelchair ramp. One day, drunk and enraged at the neighbors, young Lin’s father went inside, grabbed him in his wheelchair, and, to demonstrate his point that the motorcycles were hazardous, rammed the boy into one of the parked motorcycles. The motorcycle toppled, the wheelchair tipped over, and young Lin suffocated. His father made no attempt to help him.

Perpetrator: His father, also surnamed Lin; convicted of causing the death of a child, sentenced to 7-and-a-half years.

Source: The Father Who Pushed His Own Handicapped Son into Oncoming Traffic, Causing His Death is Sentenced
Jail for man who caused death of disabled son

21-year-old male

No PhotoName: Unknown.
Died: March 23, 2015.
Age at death: 21.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Taipei, Taiwan.
Disability: Cerebral palsy, intellectual disability.

Details:
This young man’s father, claiming his family was tired of taking care of him, strangled him to death.

Perpetrator: Ho Chung-ming (Father); charged with homicide.

Source: Man kills son with cerebral palsy out of exhaustion

8-year-old male

No Photo8-year-old male, Name Unknown
Died: Approx. March 15-21, 2015.
Age at death: 8.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Amman, Jordan.
Disability: Autism.

Details:
This anonymous 8-year-old boy was murdered by his father, who said he wanted to spare his family the expense and strain of raising an autistic child.

Perpetrator: The boy’s father.

Source: هالي المرضى يروون لـ”الغد” معاناتهم مع ارتفاع كلف التدريس والتأهيل

30-year-old Male

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Name Unknown.
Died: December 20, 2014.
Age at death: 30.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg.
Disability: Unspecified.

Details:
This man’s brother fatally poisoned him; then he set their apartment on fire. The fire endangered all the other residents of the apartment complex, which had to be evacuated; but there were no other fatalities.

Perpetrator: His brother; charged with murder.

Source:
Two years ago today: Case of fratricide coming before a Luxembourg court
Esch-sur-Alzette: Police treat flat fire as arson
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Brand in Esch/Alzette: Feuerwehr findet Leiche in ausgebrannter Wohnung

Baby Boy

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Name: Unknown.
Died: April 9, 2014.
Age at death: 5 months.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Connsbrook Avenue, East Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK.
Disability: None.

Details:
There was no objective evidence that this little boy was disabled, but his mother thought he would be disabled because her older son’s autism meant she had “passed on bad genes”. Sure that the baby boy would grow up to be disabled, she suffocated him.

Perpetrator: His mother; sentenced to three years of probation.

Source:
Mum who killed baby son freed on probation
Belfast Crown Court told details of mother’s admission to killing her child
Tears in court as details emerge of how Belfast mother killed five-month-old son
Belfast mum cries as she reveals why she killed her baby son
Woman who killed her baby son is freed on probation
Police still questioning mum about bid to smother baby

83-year-old female

No PhotoName: (Unknown) (Female).
Died: October 2013.
Age at death: 83.
Cause of death: Neglect.
Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Disability: Stroke, dementia, mental illness, epilepsy.

Details:
This 83-year-old woman was left on her bed, starving and neglected, until she finally died of pneumonia. She was severely malnourished and filthy, and had been fed by mouth even though her stroke had made it difficult for her to swallow.

Three of her grandchildren are set to testify against their parents for the abuse that ended in their grandmother’s death.

Perpetrator: Her 50-year-old son and his 44-year-old wife, both charged with reckless conduct endangering life and reckless conduct endangering serious injury.

Source:
Grandmother left to die in own filth
Australian man bought earplugs to drown out his elderly mother’s cries of pain
Son and his wife to stand trial on neglect charges after elderly mother’s death
Son and daughter-in-law to stand trial for mother’s horrific death
Dead woman’s grandchildren to give evidence in their parents’ neglect trial

(Girl) Seo

No PhotoName: Seo (First name unknown).
Died: June 2013.
Age at death: 4.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Yeosu, South Korea.
Disability: Autism.

Details:
This four-year-old girl’s mother strangled her to death.

Perpetrator: Ms. Seo (Mother); sentenced to 3 years.

Source: Korean Mother Kills Her Autistic Child, Gets 3 Years in Prison