best interest of the child

Filed on
Friday, April 3, 2015
Summary: Adopting a new permanency plan of adoption or guardianship was appropriate when Melissa R. failed to comply with the reunification plan and an expert testified that she needed a long period of stability before she could parent. The adoption of a new permanency plan for adoption and...Read more
Filed on
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Summary: Care and custody with DHHS is appropriate for the children during the pre-adjudicative phase where the custodial parent is alleged to be unfit and there is no evidence the non-custodial parent is unfit, even when the children are placed with the non-custodial parent. On February 13, 2014,...Read more
Filed on
Friday, May 25, 1990
Summary: Termination of the parental rights was proper for both parents where the father continually failed to comply with the rehabilitation plan by not seeking substance abuse or domestic violence counseling and the mother was unwilling to end the abusive relationship with the father. On May 12,...Read more
Filed on
Friday, July 10, 1981
Summary: Termination of parental rights was proper when both parents suffered from mental illness and deficiencies that rendered them unable to perform parental responsibilities and the condition is likely to continue for a prolonged, indeterminate period. § 43-209 considers the parent’s mental...Read more
 
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