Friday, February 17, 2012
At the end of last month, a Los Angeles judge issued an order allowing dramatically increased press access to dependency courts, where child abuse and foster care cases are heard. Concerns about protecting vulnerable children from media reports had made it all but impossible for reporters to enter the court. Brooke speaks with Los Angeles Times' reporter Garrett Therolf who hopes increased transparency will introduce more accountability into a broken system.
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
The couple the took their eight children from a New York City foster care facility has been sentenced to 60 days in jail.
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
A couple accused of kidnapping their eight children from a New York City foster care facility pleaded guilty Tuesday to second-degree custodial interference.