Category Archives: Child Abuse
Can I Sue Someone for Making a False CPS Report in California?
Child abuse is a terrible thing. Unfortunately, it is a serious problem. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that as many as 1 in 7 U.S. children have endured child abuse or child neglect within the past 12 months. Reporting abuse to Child Protective Services (CPS) is the responsible thing to… Read More »
How Does Foster Care Abuse & Negligence Happen in Los Angeles?
The Child Protective Services division in California is supposed to intervene when there is a case of child abuse or neglect, which often results in that child being placed in foster care. However, the negligence of foster care agencies often results in even greater harm being inflicted on children after they are placed in… Read More »
Do Medical Facilities in California Have to Report Child Abuse?
In California, the staff in medical facilities have certain obligations to the patients that go there for care. However, staff at Sutter Amador Hospital may have neglected that duty when a 7-week-old infant was brought into their care. Now, that 6-year-old and his adopted family are seeking justice for the child abuse this hospital… Read More »