rabble wrote:You've been authorized for medical marijuana in a medical marijuana state.
So the state takes your six-month old child because the house has pot in it and is therefore a dangerous place.
Bree is back with her parents.
The Greens had been scheduled for a jury trial Monday, but this week their luck turned. Ingham County Probate Judge Richard Garcia, at an evidentiary hearing Wednesday, voiced doubts about the actions of social workers and their allegations on a Child Protective Services petition. That led Garcia to call for a special hearing Friday. That's when the couple heard the words they longed to hear — that Baby Bree would come back to her mother and father.
Not quite enough detail to know whether it was thrown out on a technicality or if it set a precedent that will protect other families in the same situation. I would hope the local governments will at least think twice about it next time.