Victims Find a 'Buddy' at the Courthouse

These days, life is carefree for 5-year-old Lexi Lohr. But last year, something terrible happened to her. "Mr. Chad. He did something bad … He was going to smack me," she recalled. Mr. Chad is Chad Wiles, Lexi's former babysitter. He was accused of beating her. To build a case, prosecutors needed Lexi to testify — a scary proposition for any victim of abuse, let alone a young child. But officials in Carroll County, Md., had just added a new member to their prosecution team who would prove...Full Story
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