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This Couple Regretted Adopting This Little Girl
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A couple adopted a neglected young girl after learning of her tragic background, despite warnings from caseworkers that there was "something wrong with her" (video below).

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A couple adopted a neglected young girl after learning of her tragic background, despite warnings from caseworkers that there was "something wrong with her" (video below).
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At the event, Diane spotted a black-and-white photo of a little girl tacked onto a bulletin board. She says she had a feeling while looking at the photo that the girl was meant to be her adopted daughter.
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As Diane and Bernie learned more about the girl's upbringing and story, caseworkers encouraged them to explore other options, saying there was "something wrong with her," but the couple felt a connection to the girl.
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The couple learned that the girl in the photo was named Danielle and that she had suffered years of child abuse.
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At the age of seven, Danielle was found in a Florida home, living in squalor. According to Little Things, she had reportedly never left the house, was unable to talk, and couldn't eat solid food. She was considered to be a feral child.
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"I've been in law enforcement for 27 years now, and this is by far, bar none, the worst case of child neglect I've ever come across in my career," said Detective Mark Holste, who found Danielle in the home.
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Danielle's parents lost all parental rights after she was found, and Danielle was sent to a group home and put up for adoption.
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According to a report on the Christian Broadcast Network, the Lierows decided to adopt Danielle after learning of her story and visiting her at school several times.
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