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SOMETIMES THE CASE GOES BACK TO SQUARE ONE

The parental rights of both mother and father of minor child were terminated.   Based on a hotline call to DCFS, G.V. was taken immediately into the custody of the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS). The call was made by a caseworker from a DCFS parallel agency in Connecticut.   This is where mother had [...]

AN ENVIRONMENT CAN INJURE CHILDREN

  Father was indicated by DCFS for abusing the Mother of the minor children. This was done in the presence of the minor children.  A DCFS indication is the equivalent of a conviction. The DCFS court is an administrative court. DCFS investigates reports of neglect.  DCFS must determine whether the report is “indicated,” “unfounded,” or [...]

CHILDREN SHOULD REMAIN WITH FIT PARENT

A MOTHER WHO IS A FIT PARENT SHOULD NOT HAVE HER CHILDREN TAKEN AWAY FROM HER At the end of a neglect hearing regarding TWO juveniles and their mother, the Court said that the mother was a fit parent to her two children. However, the court gave temporary custody and guardianship to the Department of [...]

By | December 2nd, 2016|DCFS-related|0 Comments