What happens if I fail my first drug test for dyfs?

Asked over 1 year ago - North Arlington, NJ

I am 4 months pregnant and failed a drug test in the hospital when I got into a serious car accident. Dyfs now wants me to come in and take a drug test.

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  1. Benjamin G Kelsen

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    Answered . Contact an attorney ASAP. It may just be that they will want you to take parenting classes but it is hard to say without more information.

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  2. Dean P Murray

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    Answered . I agree with Attorney Kelsen. You should contact a lawyer pronto! You can choose a lawyer from the profiles that you find here on Avvo.com.

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  3. Yolanda Navarrete

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    Answered . They could remove your baby at birth.

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  4. John Thomas Doyle

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    Answered . It could affect your custody. Consult an attorney.

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  5. Mark M Cheser

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    Answered . Two agencies you do not mess with are DYFS and the IRS. They can stay in your life forever. Get an attorney but make sure the attorney has experience fighting DYFS. It is an art unto itself. Call with more information.

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