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Old 09-29-2019, 06:38 PM
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We obviously only know one side of things.

If mother doesn't have anything to hide, one would hope that she does the right thing and calls Children's Services for assistance. I think it would be better for professionals to do their analyses of both homes and position the children in the best place until such time as the court makes a decision. I have no personal experience with Children's Services but one would hope that they interview all involved parties; inspect homes; do criminal checks of people living in homes, etc?

I recall when I was 10 my parents told me, prior to their extended European tour, that if anything happened to them I would go to live with relatives in another province. I was mortified. These people were bible-thumping types who lived on the farm. I told my parents that I would NEVER live with them. I meant it. It would have been horrible. I'm sure the Children's Services will spend time with the children and try to do the right thing. Losing a parent is a very tough thing.
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