Thursday, April 19, 2012

Legally Kidnapped

Legally Kidnapped


VIRTUAL VISITATION COULD BE COMING TO A COURTROOM NEAR YOU

Posted: 19 Apr 2012 05:04 AM PDT

VIRTUAL VISITATION COULD BE COMING TO A COURTROOM NEAR YOU


Divorcing or divorced parents in Marietta don't want to lose contact with their children, but a parent that moves away can't have joint custody of the children. In an increasing number of states there has been an innovative solution to this child custody issue -- virtual visitation.


Family Court judge abruptly leaves position

Posted: 19 Apr 2012 04:46 AM PDT

Family Court judge abruptly leaves position

An Onondaga County Family Court judge has abruptly left his job on the bench. NewsChannel 9 has learned Judge Bryan Hedges left his job yesterday and is not expected to return. Note: To Judge Bryan Hedges...


Nurse accused in baby abduction had miscarried

Posted: 19 Apr 2012 04:15 AM PDT

Nurse accused in baby abduction had miscarried

Verna McClain told her fiance she had given birth to their child. But after she suffered a miscarriage, authorities said, she went looking for another baby to present to him.


Solicitor demands inquiry into abuse at St William's care home for boys

Posted: 19 Apr 2012 03:52 AM PDT

Solicitor demands inquiry into abuse at St William's care home for boys


CHILD abuse by members of the clergy should be subjected to a public inquiry, a campaigner has said.


SINGLE MOTHER FALSELY ACCUSED OF ENDANGERING HER CHILDREN AT OCCUPY OAKLAND

Posted: 19 Apr 2012 03:39 AM PDT

SINGLE MOTHER FALSELY ACCUSED OF ENDANGERING HER CHILDREN AT OCCUPY OAKLAND


The authorities apparently stop at nothing to intimidate and scare people from participating in a movement that they fear. Stayaway orders, bogus arrests, heavy charges for minor offenses, sham "lynching" laws, and, most recently, deploying the Child Protective Services to attack a single mother for participating in Occupy Oakland.


Judge orders hearing in child welfare funding case

Posted: 19 Apr 2012 03:20 AM PDT

Judge orders hearing in child welfare funding case

A judge has ordered the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal to proceed with a hearing to determine if the federal government is violating the human rights of aboriginal children with its child welfare program funding.


Improper mileage reports found at L.A. County children's agency

Posted: 18 Apr 2012 08:15 PM PDT

Improper mileage reports found at L.A. County children's agency


Forty percent of surveyed employees at the troubled agency received improper reimbursements, the county auditor-controller found. Supervisors admit not reviewing the reports.


Fatalities of children in care symbolic of ‘broken system’

Posted: 18 Apr 2012 08:10 PM PDT

Fatalities of children in care symbolic of 'broken system'

Over the past decade, children apprehended by the Alberta government have been almost twice as likely to die as children in the general population, according to numbers made public for the first time Wednesday.


Money for foster care in Arizona could be cut by more than half

Posted: 18 Apr 2012 07:42 PM PDT


Money for foster care in Arizona could be cut by more than half

Matthew and Cathy Barto have been fostering children for more than seven years. They have fostered a total of six children.

Note: Ut oh.  The system sucks aren't going to like this.


FBI arrests social worker for child porn

Posted: 18 Apr 2012 07:38 PM PDT

FBI arrests social worker for child porn


A state social services employee who licenses foster care homes was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of child pornography possession.


Audit slams L.A. County child welfare agency for improper spending

Posted: 18 Apr 2012 06:48 PM PDT

Audit slams L.A. County child welfare agency for improper spending

Forty percent of employees at Los Angeles County's troubled child welfare agency improperly received mileage reimbursement from taxpayers on days they did not work, according to a random sample of reimbursement reports examined by the county auditor-controller.


Woman Arrested in Kidnapping, Murder

Posted: 18 Apr 2012 11:00 AM PDT



Deputies have taken a woman into custody in the case of a newborn infant who was kidnapped and the child's mother who was shot to death.


Texas shooting, kid-snatching linked to adoption plot

Posted: 18 Apr 2012 08:53 AM PDT

Texas shooting, kid-snatching linked to adoption plot


A woman has been charged with capital murder in the shooting of Texas mother whose newborn was snatched from her arms outside a pediatric hospital.

Note: Great!  Now these desperate to adopt types are going to start killing us for our babies?  WTF!


Why fathering 82 children is a moral crime

Posted: 18 Apr 2012 06:23 AM PDT



Why fathering 82 children is a moral crime



It is difficult not to feel a deep sense of moral repugnance when reading the story of Ed Houben, a Dutch 42-year-old who sleeps with 15 childless women a month and who has fathered 82 children. Mr Houben donates sperm by having sex with his clients for free. He tells how he 'helps' lesbian and 'heterosexual women whose husbands have agreed to the arrangement. Sometimes they would watch while it happened, or they would go for a walk or watch TV'. Currently, another 10 women are pregnant with his children.


Govt to crack down on illegal orphanages

Posted: 18 Apr 2012 06:06 AM PDT

Govt to crack down on illegal orphanages

The Social Welfare Department (SWD) is set to initiate a drive against unauthorized orphanages across the state. It will be based on the state government directive to register orphanages under the Juvenile Justice Act (JJ Act), 2006 to prevent child abuse.