The country’s leading expert on the forensic interviewing of children said the case exposed a problem at the heart of child protection that was harming youngsters’ welfare…
Baby Vanessa’s birth mother decided to place her for adoption and lie about her father. And so began the heart-rending case of this little girl, her father, Benjamin Mills and the woman who wants to adopt her, Stacey Doss.
California parole agents spoke to the woman who was held captive by a paroled rapist for 18 years and bore his 2 children, but never bothered to follow up. The revelation about how parole agents missed another opportunity to rescue Jaycee Dugard
The French parliament has approved a law that makes psychological violence a criminal offence. Anyone past the age of about eight could imagine all sorts of actions that may or may not violate the statute.
For twelve years I have studied the many ways in which fathers can be deprived of their rights by family courts and family law. One of the easiest ways is for mothers to keep the truth about paternity secret from dads. Over the years, I have read sco
The case that’s dropped jaws all across the U.S. and Canada is finally coming to an end. Judge Kip Leonard is finally allowing Noah Kirkman to return to his native Calgary after two years in foster care in Oregon.
Equally-shared parenting is, above all, an effort to maintain two parents in a child’s life after a divorce or separation has occurred. The concept acknowledges what we know to be true about what promotes child wellbeing. So when an article flickere
The New Jersey court of appeals has ruled that one parent could sue the other parent for denying access to a child. The court held that a civil cause of action for infliction of emotional distress can be pursued by the parent against whom the child h
Brendan Hareb is divorced and was paying his court-ordered support right along. But then he and a neighbor confronted some teenagers who were vandalizing the neighborhood. The teens attacked and knocked Hareb unconscious. He remained in a coma for we
Tennessee case shows problems with current custody/parental rights system
A sense of personal responsibility for their own liberty and confidence in their natural right to engage in responsible, thoughtful direct action to secure it are among the greatest gifts one can give a child.
In today’s socio-political climate, in the same way that a responsible parent teaches a child not to take candy from strangers and the difference between ‘good touch’ and ‘bad touch’, parents must also teach children how to resist interrogation.
A DHS caseworker pressured a pregnant Mayfair teenager to undergo a late-term abortion by threatening to take away either her toddler or her unborn baby.
Whichever the case – deliberately obstructive, power-tripping petty bureaucrats or pure, incompetent ignorance – parents do not have to tolerate such treatment.
The Freedom Farm project has hit a big snag, I have been very very foolish in believing everyone has the same intention that I do about this country.
The facts are there for anyone who cares to view them. By the government’s own numbers, the rate of child assault, rape, starvation, and murder is far higher among children in state “care” than it is in the general population.
FONDA -- State Police have arrested a 10-year-old boy on sexual abuse charges for allegedly abusing other children while at a home-based day care in the town of Northampton two years ago. Police began investigating when a 12-year-old girl reported
A California appeals court ruled in favor of octuplets mother Nadya Suleman, denying a call for an independent guardian to monitor her children's finances. Calling the petition an "unprecedented, meritless effort by a stranger" and directed an probat
The "individual mandate" is a section of the bill that requires every single American to buy health insurance--whether or not they want it or feel they can afford it--or break the law and face penalties and fines.
The only way to enforce su
A Montgomery County couple has been arrested on child endangerment charges for failing to register their children with the school district as they were home-schooled, the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office said Monday. Richard Cressy, 47, and
Sharing this day with my regular readers.
Jim goes to court expecting to be arrested. The other side expects to get Jim arrested. Sheriff Joe's truncheons show up. It is Friday the 13th and I expect everyone is going to get arrested. Hilarity punctuated by boredom will ensue as always.
Parents are being banned from playing with their children in recreation areas because they have not been vetted by police. Mothers and fathers are forced to watch their children from outside fences because they could be pedophiles.
After initially ignoring a request for public records, the state Attorney General's Office has released a stack of documents to a Peoria couple suing the state over an investigation into whether they had sexually abused their daughters.
Even with all the problems caused by those that like to do this we have managed to succeed with our project and it is now up and running with people on the ground proceeding with the construction of Freedom Project.
Maria Gurrola, still recovering from stab wounds and a collapsed lung, started crying and shaking when she learned week-old Yahir Anthony Carrillo and his three siblings would be put into foster homes. "She said them taking the kids away was a worse
A mother was reunited Tuesday with her newborn son after losing him twice, first to a kidnapper and then to state custody after someone claimed a family member had tried to sell him. Infant Yair Anthony Carrillo and three siblings were no longer i
A Tennessee newborn kidnapped in a knife attack on his 30-year old mother was re-kidnapped by the state with his 3 siblings after secret allegations arose that a family member tried to the sell the infant.
James Kaiser says he abducted his son in the spring because he didn't want to give the boy medication for ADHD.