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Date: 01-04-2022

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State of Colorado v. Kelly Turner

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Court: 18th Judicial District Court, Arapaho County, Colorado

Plaintiff's Attorney: Arapaho County District Attorney's Office

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Description: Littleton, Colorado criminal defense attorney represented defendant charged with felony theft, felony charity fraud, and child abuse negligently causing death.

Kelly Turner was charged with murder in the death of 7-year-old Olivia Grant.

Olivia died in August 2017 of intestinal failure after Turner signed a do-not-resuscitate order, telling doctors that Olivia's quality of life was too poor to keep her alive.

Defendant published articles, blogs, social media posts and news stories in which she said the older daughter suffered from various conditions, including bone pain, that weren't supported by medical records, the indictment said.

An autopsy and medical records indicted that Defendant received $600,000 in Medicaid benefits and donations from charities and GoFundMe donors,

Outcome: Defendant pleaded guilty.

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