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Sherin Mathews


Indian-American adoptive father of Sherin Mathews begins life sentence

July 26, 2019 10:15 am

In a case that attracted much international attention, Wesley Mathews, 39, pleaded guilty on June 24 to a lesser charge of injury to a child in Sherin's tragic death.

Express daily briefing: Modi in Japan for G-20 summit; India takes on Indies today; and more

June 27, 2019 9:14 am

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at G-20 Summit in Japan; India vs West Indies today; father of Sherin Mathews sentenced to life in prison; and much more.

Indian-American adoptive father of Sherin Mathews sentenced to life

June 27, 2019 4:57 pm

His story evolved during the course of the investigation. He originally told police that Sherin was alive when he put her outside. He later admitted she died when he "physically assisted" her in drinking the milk and choked.

Sherin Mathews case: Indian-American adoptive father pleads guilty to lesser charge

June 26, 2019 7:08 am

During a custody hearing for the Mathews' biological daughter, a child abuse specialist testified that Sherin's body showed signs of abuse and that she had a series of broken bones and injuries, in various stages of healing, that could not have happened prior to her adoption.

Indian toddler Sherin Mathews' foster parents to be tried separately: US court

February 08, 2019 7:01 pm

The mother is charged with child abandonment faces a sentence that ranges from two to 20 years in prison with a fine. The father is charged with felony injury to a child, which carries a sentence of up to life in prison.

India to cancel OCI cards of Sherin Mathews' foster parents, relatives in US

September 08, 2018 1:34 pm

Adopted Indian girl found dead in US: India is cancelling the Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) cards of Wesley Mathews his wife Sini and the couple's relatives and close associates.

Sherin Mathews's parents give up custody fight for biological daughter

January 27, 2018 7:18 am

Last month, a Dallas judge blocked the couple, hailing from Kerala, from having contact with their 4-year-old surviving child after prosecutors argued that they failed to protect Sherin.

Sherin Mathews' foster father may face death sentence

January 14, 2018 6:46 pm

The medical examiner has ruled that Sherin Mathews died from “homicidal violence” but did not release additional details.

Sherin Mathews' father indicted on capital murder charge

January 13, 2018 11:45 am

Indian-born Sherin Mathews, reported missing on October 7, was found dead in a culvert about 1 km from her home on October 22 by a cadaver dog during a massive search for the missing toddler.

Sherin Mathews death: Indian govt suspends US adoption agency

January 07, 2018 2:35 pm

A top government official said that India was treading cautiously because it did not want the ties between the two countries to be impacted.