Child abuse and neglect are well-known problems in today's society. Lesser known are the rules for reporting abuse and neglect. This guide will help you understand your duties for reporting child... more
ABC News reports that a Cape Coral daycare facility, which is also a school, is under investigation for abuse. The investigation is only being conducted against the daycare. The report does not... more
What is a Protection From Abuse Order?
In Pennsylvania, a victim of domestic violence can file for a Protection From Abuse (PFA) Order. A PFA is also known as a "stay away" order or a "restraining... more
On October 1, 2007, the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) implemented a provision of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 (DRA) that takes steps toward preventing Medicare from paying... more
Alcoholism and drug abuse issues are very prevalent in child custody disputes and in our society. Knowledge of the type of testing avaiable, the type of testing that is appropriate and for how long... more
After being sharply criticized in federal court for its practice of removing children on scant evidence, we thought Texas CPS would adopt a more measured approach when responding to child abuse... more
Q. What if a Temporary Restraining Order is issued; what then?
A. If a TRO is entered, the Defendant will be served with the Order and a copy of your complaint, and a Hearing date set on the issue of... more