Parental Rights News

There is a growing contest between government and families regarding who should be the primary decision maker for children. Scroll below for news items, and subscribe to our newsletters for updates, as we continue to monitor the news and share key stories and research.

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Prepare to Be Shocked

Prepare to be shocked, or even angry. Imagine you are driving your young daughter home from preschool. You’ve just endured…

PA Court

The Law Versus Judge Lyris Younge

Photo from Google.Room 5A of the Philadelphia Family Court is one of those places parental rights go to die. Or…

Disproportionality

Disproportionality of Minority Children in Child Welfare Cases

Disproportionality in Child Welfare Cases Download the New Report Today! Yes, please send me the free report, along with information…

"Quick Takes" on Parental Rights News

Thanks to the partnership of concerned parents like you, we are able to monitor the news for issues that could affect parental rights. Here are some "quick takes" on news items. Please also see our news sections arranged by category: medical child abuse, disabilities, and child abuse prevention.

“America’s Hidden Foster Care System” in Review

Josh Gupta-Kagan, an associate professor at the University of South Carolina School of Law, recently released an article on “America’s…

Good News from ALEC

What better way to introduce important parental rights reforms than to propose them to all 50 states at once? This…

Phila. Public Defenders, Lancaster Co. Foster Parents Hit with $4.5M Judgment in Child Abuse Case

For a period of three-and-a-half years, the children were taken to the basement of the Lancaster County home in which…