Parents Of Nearly-Starved Toddler Plan To Sue DCF For $20MThe parents of a toddler who suffered abuse and near-starvation while under the care of the Connecticut Department of Children and Families say they plan to sue the agency for up to $20 million.
Child Advocate Faults DCF For Child's Near-StarvationConnecticut's Office of the Child Advocate is blaming ``the utter collapse of all safeguards'' for the near-starvation and abuse of a toddler who was under the care of the Department of Children and Families.
Parents Allege Student Mistreatment At Norwalk SchoolThe state is investigating a Norwalk school after several parents complained that their children are coming home with scratches and bruises.
State Forces Connecticut Teen With Cancer To Undergo ChemotherapyA 17-year-old girl with cancer is in an unprecedented legal battle with the state of Connecticut as the Department of Children and Families removed her from her home and forced the teen to receive chemotherapy.
After Child Deaths, DCF Promising Changes
Plan To Improve Conn. Child Mental Health To BeginConnecticut's Department of Children and Families will begin developing a plan to meet the behavioral health needs of children across the state.