Get unlimited access to our best features
Subscribe now

Vegan Florida mother convicted of starving toddler to death with strict raw fruits, vegetables diet

Summary by Ground News
Sheila O'Leary, 39, was convicted of first-degree murder in the death of her 18-month-old son, Ezra. Ezra weighed 17 pounds, seven pounds below average, when he died in his sleep in 2019. The family followed a strict vegan diet limited to "only raw fruits and vegetables"
2 months ago·Lee County, United States

News Articles

More Filters
Washington Examiner

Vegan mother guilty of starving toddler to death on raw vegetable and fruit diet

A vegan woman in Florida was found guilty of murder Wednesday in the death of her 18-month-old son she fed nothing but raw fruits and vegetables.

2 months ago·Washington, United States
Read Full Article
New York Post

Vegan mom starved toddler to death with diet of raw vegetables, fruit

Sheila O’Leary, 39, is facing life in prison after a jury convicted her Wednesday of murder and a string of child abuse charges over the 2019 death of her toddler Ezra O’Leary.

2 months ago·New York, United States
Read Full Article
Metro News

Vegan mom 'starved 18-month-old son to death with raw vegetables, fruits diet'

'Her pride cost Ezra his life. It is a reckless disregard for human life,' a prosecutor said of the vegan mother.

2 months ago·London, United Kingdom
Read Full Article
Irish Mirror

Vegan mom starved 18-month-old to death after only feeding him raw fruit and veg

Sheila O'Leary was convicted on charges including first-degree murder and child abuse after the death of her 18-month-old son in 2019

2 months ago·Ireland
Read Full Article
The Gateway Pundit

Vegan Mother Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder After Toddler Starved to Death on Raw Food Diet

Florida – A Cape Coral mother this week was found guilty of starving her 18-month old son to death after she fed him only raw fruits and vegetables. Sheila O’Leary was indicted in 2019 after her toddler son Ezra died of malnutrition and dehydration. He weighed only 17 pounds when he died. O’Leary also starved…

2 months ago·United States
Read Full Article
Daily Star

'Reckless' vegan mum starved baby son to death on diet of only raw fruit and veg

A vegan mum whose baby son died of malnutrition after she only fed him raw fruit and vegetables alongside breast milk has been found guilty of first-degree murder and child abuse

2 months ago·United Kingdom
Read Full Article
Think freely.Subscribe and get full access to Ground NewsSubscriptions start at $9.99/yearSubscribe

Bias Distribution

47% of the sources are Center
Metro News
Fox 11 LA
Fox 10 Phoenix
New York Post
Daily Star
Washington Examiner
Fox News
The Gateway Pundit
C 47%
R 41%
See less detail