You can study and know the laws inside out and it won't do you any good. I went to a Family Team Decision Meeting for my two grandsons who live in a perfectly fine home. There are no problems and no need for CPS involvement. (The father of the 10 year old has been trying to get custody and that did not work out for him, thus CPS involvement. ) The meeting was brought to an abrupt halt with these words from the "facilitator," Jackie ____:"We have a mother and a grandmother here quoting manuals and trying to assert their rights and we're not going to have it!" With that, she informed us that a Child Protection Team Meeting had already been scheduled to decide on placement of the children. So much for knowing the laws....
Saturday, September 19, 2009
Can You Know Too Much?
This reader reports what happens when you study up on your rights: