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Nipping Trouble in the Bud: Community and Child Custody Issues Affecting Heathens
I suggest there are several ways to deal with religious issues, particularly as they affect child custody, getting along with neighbors, etc. One is to be open and honest unless you are in an area so benighted as to be putting yourself and your loved ones in...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Pagan Mythology
Is the traditional story presented as an historical event that serves to illustrate part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon. The mythological beliefs a culture shares gives shape to its actions and choices....
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
From Self-Doubt to Self-Assurance: The Inner Journey of The Fool
Lack of self-confidence is an unseen enemy for many people. This foe keeps us from doing what we would love to do, from taking decisions that are good for us, and from expressing our uniqueness. Many men and women are flowers that never open up. I know what I...
Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana
Isis and her son Horus
We are now in the sign of Cancer, which has quite a few things to do with the concept of the Mother. But to be sure, without the child there is no mother, so the story is just as much about the relationship between the two. In our lives, there is probably no...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Astrology >> Cancer
King James Bible: Matthew, Chapter 2
Chapter 2 2:1 Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judaea in the days of Herod the king, behold, there came wise men from the east to Jerusalem, 2:2 Saying, Where is he that is born King of the Jews? for we have seen his star in the east, and are come to...
New Testament >> Matthew
King James Bible: Exodus, Chapter 2
Chapter 2 2:1 And there went a man of the house of Levi, and took to wife a daughter of Levi. 2:2 And the woman conceived, and bare a son: and when she saw him that he was a goodly child, she hid him three months. 2:3 And when she could not longer hide him,...
Old Testament >> Exodus

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Child Neglect & Abandonment State Statutes - National District
states define child neglect and abandonment in the same manner, as some states ... abuse” or “child endangerment” the concepts of neglect and abandonment.
Definitions of Child Abuse and Neglect - Child Welfare Information
Dec 31, 2014 States also may define child abuse and neglect in criminal statutes. These ... parental substance abuse and/or for abandonment as child abuse.
Acts of Omission: An Overview of Child Neglect - Child Welfare
Acts of Omission: An Overview of Child Neglect
Child Neglect: A Guide for Intervention - Child Welfare Information
Polansky, and Norman A. Polansky, who were the authors of Child Neglect: Mobilizing ... about child neglect in the United States, its nature, causes, and the ...
Child Abandonment and its Prevention in Europe - CRIN
Jan 16, 2012 Child Abandonment and its Prevention in Europe. THE UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM, UK in collaboration with. For Our Children Foundation ...

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Utah mom tried to abandon 'rude' 8-year-old son through state's Safe haven Law
A Utah mom dumped her “rude” 8-year-old at a hospital and begged staffers to take the kid back because she couldn't handle his temper tantrums. Mom of four Kathy Sherrer was charged with child abandonment and child abuse Wednesday for dropping off ...
Woman faces child abuse, abandonment charges
The Alabaster Police Department arrested Christy Leann Judd, who lists an address on Fourth Avenue Northwest in Alabaster, on March 1 and charged her with three felony counts of willful child abuse and three misdemeanor counts of child abandonment.
Texas 3-year-old told police 'I need a beer,' mother charged with child
A Lubbock, Tex., woman was arrested for child abandonment after her 3-year-old daughter was found walking around their apartment complex alone — and told an officer "I need a beer," police said. Shauna Lee Bennett, 42, was released from custody ...
Mother convicted for child abandonment
“The children were then taken to the woman's brother where they are currently staying after she was arrested on October 19,” says Ramphora. In addition to the charge of child abandonment, she was also declared unfit to possess a firearm.
Child Neglect arrest leads to act of kindness
DANVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – Danville Police report they responded to a call at Crescent Drive, which sparked an investigation into possible child neglect. Officers report they arrested 51 year old Lisa Baugh, who was charged with Public Intoxication, ...

Suggested Web Resources

Child Abandonment - FindLaw
Child abandonment occurs when a parent, guardian, or person in charge of a child either deserts a child without any regard for the child's physical health, safety ...
Child abandonment - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Child abandonment is the practice of relinquishing interests and claims over one's offspring in an extralegal way with the intent of never again resuming or ...
Child Abandonment Definition, Examples, Processes
Child abandonment defined and explained with examples. Child abandonment is the act of withholding emotional, physical, and financial support of a child.
How Much Time Does it Take to Call it Abandonment in a Child
May 17, 2015 Although length of time is one consideration, it is not the only factor taken into consideration when an allegation of child abandonment is made ...
Child Neglect & Abandonment State Statutes - National District
abuse” or “child endangerment” the concepts of neglect and abandonment. ... (a) A man or woman commits the crime of abandonment of a child when, being a ...

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