Child Abuse Reports are Down, So Child Abuse Must be Up, Right?
June 5, 2020
This is maddening. There is a lack of evidence that child abuse is on the rise. Across the country we hear...
What if a Parent Confesses to Shaking a Baby? – Part Two
January 8, 2020
Trial lawyers know something that medical doctors cannot seem to figure out: There is such a thing as a false confession....
What if a Parent Confesses to Shaking a Baby? – Part One
January 3, 2020
Defending a Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS) case in Michigan courts can be extremely difficult. In fact, this is a true statement...
Bonding and the Competition with Foster Parents – Part Three
November 30, 2019
It is important to keep bonded with your children even when they are in foster care. InPart One, we focused on...
Bonding and the Competition with Foster Parents – Part Two
November 18, 2019
In Part One, we talked about how foster parents are almost always seen in a favorable light. Parents should think about the...
The Science Behind Burn Injury Cases
October 25, 2019
A recent NBC News report, “Burned by ‘Bad Science’”, detailed how two families became victims of flawed testimony. The focus of the...
When Out-of-Home Placement is Harmful to a Child
July 20, 2017
On a daily basis, I get calls from parents complaining that CPS workers took their children away. In many of my...