Invisible Children

Child of Roberto Fortin II

Content note: Case narratives include descriptions of severe violence inflicted on children, including abuse and neglect, sexual violence, torture, and murder, as well as mentions of suicide and domestic violence. They also include photos of victims and perpetrators of violence.


A 7-year-old boy, son of Roberto Fortin II, was brought to the hospital severely malnourished, in diapers, and covered with infected wounds. His stepmother said the boy was being homeschooled. The family lived in Florida.

Date: August 2010
Location: Miami, Florida

Documents: Date:
Girl’s Death Could Spark Review of Home Schooling Law 2011-03-10