Imagine that... I am not blaming religion either.
@Liverandbacon: your [blasphemy] portion was an interesting thought experiment igniter. It is never easy to recognize what God would actually "want"
This woman needs to be examined thoroughly by the mental brigade; if she somehow passes average clinical scrutiny she needs to be jailed for a long time. A sane person that is willing to torture a child in such a way "in the name of good" and trying to "help him" is most definitely not safe for the streets. There seems to be an obvious contradiction there, but I am no biological/chemical/psychological brain expert, so maybe one and not the other is possible