Quote of the Day

"The judges don't have crystal balls. It's just like a computer: garbage in, garbage out." -- James Marsh, president of the Children's Law Center, explaining that decisions in child abuse cases often suffer because the social workers who advise judges are overworked or are insufficiently trained.

Read More

Background and commentary on the state of the nation’s foster care system

Background and commentary on the threat of 100 foster parents of District of Columbia children to return them because the District’s child welfare system was several months and millions of dollars behind in payments to day-care providers

Commentary on child killer Marie Noe