Saturday, May 12, 2012

Legally Kidnapped

Legally Kidnapped


Children in care are still vulnerable to widespread abuse, when is the law going to protect them?

Posted: 11 May 2012 09:38 PM PDT

Children in care are still vulnerable to widespread abuse, when is the law going to protect them?


This week we have heard one sorry tale after another concerning the abuse of children in the British care system. Heart-wrenching stories of young people, almost exclusively girls, who have been left vulnerable and exposed to the worst excesses of human nature.


Deported Moms With American Children Separated On Mother's Day

Posted: 11 May 2012 08:40 PM PDT

Deported Moms With American Children Separated On Mother's Day


As the rest of the nation celebrates the importance of motherhood Sunday, thousands of young Americans will, for the first time, be without their moms on Mother's Day.


Police: Day care employee falsely accuses child's mother of drinking

Posted: 11 May 2012 08:14 PM PDT

Police: Day care employee falsely accuses child's mother of drinking

A Bellaire day care employee is in legal trouble after she called police and allegedly falsely accused a toddler's mother of abandoning her child to drink.


After abuse investigation, kids often remain at risk

Posted: 11 May 2012 07:32 PM PDT

After abuse investigation, kids often remain at risk

Children who remain at home after an abuse investigation are often still facing risk factors for maltreatment a few years later, a new study finds.

Note: Look's like they're gearing up to take more kids.


Congressman wants U.S. Attorney General to investigate Michigan Child Protective Services

Posted: 11 May 2012 07:11 PM PDT


Congressman wants U.S. Attorney General to investigate Michigan Child Protective Services


The 7 Action News Investigators were the first to expose how a local court wasn't following the law when it came to removing children from their homes.




Woman charged in DCF headquarters bomb threat

Posted: 11 May 2012 08:48 AM PDT

Woman charged in DCF headquarters bomb threat

A 47-year-old woman has been charged with phoning in a bomb threat to the Hartford headquarters of the state Department of Children and Families.


DISLODGED: Children’s shelter evicted from property

Posted: 11 May 2012 06:53 AM PDT


DISLODGED: Children's shelter evicted from property

A children's shelter that opened with much fanfare only a year ago now has no license, no home and may have no future.




Unmarried Teen Mom Bristol Palin Thinks Obama’s Daughters Wrong On Gay Marriage

Posted: 11 May 2012 06:34 AM PDT

Unmarried Teen Mom Bristol Palin Thinks Obama's Daughters Wrong On Gay Marriage


President Obama came out yesterday stating that he supports same-sex marriage, or as Bristol Palin put it in her blog, "President Obama came out of the closet for gay marriage."


Queen's Speech: Fathers To Get Greater Rights To See Children After Break-Ups

Posted: 11 May 2012 06:28 AM PDT

Queen's Speech: Fathers To Get Greater Rights To See Children After Break-Ups

Fathers look set to be given additional rights to see their children after family break-up or divorce, as long as it is in the child's best interests, under reforms set out in the Queen's Speech.