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Wrong death of children in foster care.
(University of La Verne, 2009)
This Article surveys wrongful death cases filed in various states involving the death of children in foster care. Part I discusses wrongful death claims in general, and Part II discusses foster care. Part III discusses ...
Writing for Teenagers in Foster Care About Their Legal Rights/
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2014-06)
Washington State Department of Social and Health Services Children's Administration, The Mockingbird Society, http://independence.wa.gov/ pdf/YourRightsbooklet.pdf These, and other similar handbooks, introduce teenage ...
Financial Eligibility Criteria to be a Foster or Adoptive Parent.
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2015-04)
Foster care as a mitigating circumstance in criminal proceedings.
(Temple University School of Law, 2012)
Ensuring Safer Foster Care Placements Is Possible
Prior lawsuits and data kept by child welfare departments contain clues regarding what types of foster children were abused or were abusive in specific kinds of placements. Using this knowledge could help ensure safer ...
Undocumented Immigrants as Foster Parents.
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2012-10)
According to federal data released to ARC ... a growing number and proportion of deportees are parents. Another report jointly issued by the Florence Immigrant and Refugee Rights Project, the Women's Refugee Commission, ...
Emergency Removal of a Foster Child—the Foster parents’ Rights.
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2013-08)
New laws impact educators regarding students in foster care -- How can attorneys help?
Teachers may find themselves at a moral crossroads as never before, based on some new Federal legislation...
Transvestism and foster parenting: A child protection concern?
(Florida Coastal Law, 2014)
Children, especially those in foster care, are inherently vulnerable to sexual abuse and exploitation. The particular vulnerability of foster children may stem from a variety of factors, including their dependence on ...