Faith-Healing Cases Compared

EUGENE, Ore. — Another faith-healing case is closed as district attorneys all over the state hope this is the last of them. The Lane County DA’s office looked to Clackamas County investigators during the Bellew trial after it dealt with four similar cases in the last decade. It says the Bellews’ case was different from … Continue reading »

Creswell Parents Sentenced to Probation

EUGENE, Ore. — Nine months after their 16-year-old son died of a treatable illness, Brandi and Russell Bellew plead guilty to criminally negligent homicide. The couple was sentenced to five years probation, providing they seek adequate medical care for their children. The court room was packed Tuesday, with about 50 friends and family of the … Continue reading »