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Foster Care Abuse Cases and Settlements that Andrew Ritholz is Involved in

 

Los Angeles Times

L.A. County supervisors OK $450,000 payment for father of slain boy

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a $450,000 payout to the father of a 2-­year-­old boy who was killed by his mother’s boyfriend in 2011 despite repeated calls to county social workers about ongoing abuse….Read More

 

My News L.A.

L.A. County to pay out $450K for toddler’s beating death

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a $450,000 payment to settle a lawsuit brought by the father of a 2-year-old Lomita boy who was beaten to death by a parolee living with the toddler, his mother and her two daughters…Read More

 

Los Angeles Daily News

L.A. County supervisors to vote on $450K settlement involving death of 2-year-old boy

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is expected to vote Tuesday on a proposed $450,000 settlement with a father whose 2-year-old son was killed by the boy’s mother’s boyfriend two weeks after a county social worker had visited the mother’s Lomita apartment…Read More

 

The Virginia Gazette

Jada’s case highlights problems in foster care system

Jada bears the scars of being scalded by a woman who is serving 15 years in prison for her abuse and got a waiver as a foster mother despite several convictions and abuse complaints…Read More

 

Los Angeles Daily News

Settlement OK’d for Kids Abused Under Foster CareThe Los Angeles County Claims Board on Monday recommended a $450,000 settlement for two children who were abused in foster care and rarely visited by social workers…Read More

 

Jada D.. et aL. v. County of Los Angeles

This lawsuit concerns allegations of abuse of two minors while in foster care.  Plaintiff attorney: Andrew Ritholz…Read More