Are social workers entitled to absolute immunity when they decide to initiate custodial termination proceedings against a parent? This is a fascinating question, and it's an issue the Supreme Court has not squarely addressed.
PHOENIX (AP) — Five senior Arizona child welfare employees were fired Wednesday for orchestrating a plan that led to more than 6,500 Arizona child abuse and neglect cases being closed without investigations, officials said.
Records show roughly 10 percent of the arrests made last year by Alachua County sheriff’s deputies and Gainesville police officers were dropped by the State Attorney’s Office for reasons related to insufficient evidence.
MY SON CARLOS VALENTIN WAS BORN MAY 15, 1980 AND DIED ON MARCH 15, 2012. HE WAS DENIED VITAL MEDICAL TREATMENT. CARLOS TOLD THE POLICE THAT HE WAS SICK AND ASKED FOR MEDICAL ASSISTANCE. POLICE IGNORED MY SON.
Coroner Dr. John Carlisle makes the right call in releasing videos showing the deplorable treatment of Ashley Smith in Canada’s corrections system. (RT @the_problematic: Deplorable treatment of Ashley Smith in Canada’s corrections system.