Children’s Rights In the News

22 August 2018 Journal Inquirer
DCF satisfies 4 more court-mandated requirements

Connecticut’s DCF has satisfied four more of the measures required by the federal government as a result of a case brought by Children’s Rights, according to the latest Court Monitor’s Office report.

DCF satisfies 4 more court-mandated requirements
21 August 2018 CT Mirror
CT: Final report on DCF under Malloy and Katz cites progress

Ira Lustbader is quoted in this article about progress in Connecticut’s foster care and child welfare system: “What’s at stake could not be more serious. It’s the integrity of families and the safety and well-being of children that are brought under the protection of the state.

CT: Final report on DCF under Malloy and Katz cites progress
20 July 2018 The Advocate
All LGBTQ Children in Foster Care Are Under Attack

Writing in a joint op-ed, Christina Wilson Remlin and Currey Cook (Lambda Legal) denounce the Aderholt amendment, which “authorizes discrimination against adults and children, permitting government-funded conversion therapy for LGBTQ youth and denial of lifesaving health care.”

All LGBTQ Children in Foster Care Are Under Attack