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In the Best Interest of the Child
Is it in the best interest of the child to be raised by a mother who ingested so much alcohol or drugs that it affected the child’s fetal development? Illinois State Representative LaShawn Ford (D-Chicago) does not think so. A bill he introduced for consideration this session of the General Assembly, HB 1468, would remove this provision in Illinois law.
Posted in Marriage/Family/Culture Tagged Child Protective Services, Family Courts, Illinois Department of Children and Family Service, The Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act, The Juvenile Court Act of 1987 Comments Off on In the Best Interest of the Child