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OPINION: "I would argue that the phrase 'best interests of the child' is not a standard at all, but simply unfettered discretion disguised as a legal principle." https://bit.ly/3Vz6mHm

“I personally know of several foster youth that may have had somewhere to live with a relative, family friend, or neighbor, but couldn’t stay with them because someone in the house had something on their record. Even a minor offense from several years ago...” https://twitter.com/TheImprintNews/status/1599856195224932383