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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Check out our recent research, reports, and news stories on parental rights. Thank you for partnering with us to preserve parental rights!

Victory for Parents at the Texas Supreme Court

A Texas Supreme Court ruling issued Friday constitutes a victory for parents everywhere, and especially for this father in Texas.…

Answering Your Questions

A few weeks ago we planned to answer your questions about parents’ rights in the final episode of the Parental Rights…

Don’t Buy the Hype That Child Abuse Is Sky-Rocketing

Perhaps you’ve heard the dire predictions: with more children at home, more parents out of work, and fewer eyes on…

"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.

Arizona’s New Law

Arizona recently passed a law that limits the situations in which children can be removed from their parents without a…

Is Foster Care Better?

While we recognize that foster care is necessary for some children in the case of true abuse, let’s make sure…

Mother Arrested – Maryann Godboldo

Detroit resident Maryann Godboldo was arrested in 2011 after a 10-hour standoff with police and CPS who claimed she was…