California DA says couple's abuse of 12 kids became torture

California DA says couple's abuse of 12 kids became torture

[unable to retrieve full-text content]RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — They were starved and shackled to their beds, sometimes for months. They were beaten and choked. They were given scant medical care, often denied use of a toilet and allowed to shower but once a year. They lived mostly at night, out of sight of neighbors, and knew virtually nothing of the outside world.
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