Detroit Dad Who Let 9-Year-Old Drive: 'I'm Not a Bad Father'

The Detroit man who has admitted to getting drunk and having his 9-year-old daughter drive his car defended his parenting in an interview with "20/20." "I'm not a bad father," said Shawn Weimer, 39, who pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges of second-degree child abuse and allowing an unlicensed minor to operate a motor vehicle. "My daughter's the only one that matters. I asked her if she forgave me, she says, 'yeah.'" Weimer was arrested in October after police say his daughter told them he was...Full Story
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