Legally Kidnapped

Legally Kidnapped

 

Father banned from family home by social workers over unfounded allegations

Posted: 25 Jul 2009 08:11 PM PDT

Father banned from family home by social workers over unfounded allegations

A father of four who was forced out of his own home by social workers over unfounded allegations of sexual abuse has been reunited with his family.

 

 
 

 

Revealed: The dead children failed by social services in West Midlands

Posted: 25 Jul 2009 08:01 PM PDT

Revealed: The dead children failed by social services in West Midlands

FOUR children who were allegedly abused or neglected died in Birmingham within just eight weeks – three of them well-known to social services.

 

 
 

 

Case of New Jersey woman who lost custody of baby because she refused a cesarean raises many issues

Posted: 25 Jul 2009 05:44 AM PDT

Case of New Jersey woman who lost custody of baby because she refused a cesarean raises many issues

In subsequent hearings, judges ruled against V.M., stating that they did not totally rely on the fact that she refused to have a cesarean section in making their decisions. However, her refusal to have a cesarean section was the initial cause that lead to the State of New Jersey taking custody of her newborn.

 

 
 

 

Alta. child-welfare protection under microscope

Posted: 25 Jul 2009 05:31 AM PDT

Alta. child-welfare protection under microscope

Alberta’s systems for protecting children in peril will be scrutinized by a review panel chaired by two independent, out-of-province child-welfare experts in the wake of a series of unprecedented “critical” incidents involving children in care.

 

 

 

Foster care drug oversight lacking

Posted: 25 Jul 2009 05:24 AM PDT

Foster care drug oversight lacking

State law requires clear, informed consent from a judge or parent before doctors can prescribe psychotropic drugs for foster children. But no one gave such consent for 7-year-old Gabriel Myers to take a powerful drug known to trigger suicidal thoughts in children.

 


 

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