Allyson Bendell, 17, poses for a portrait at a foster home in the Sierra foothills. Bendell had previously lived in group homes that frequently called the police.
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Beginning in January, half a dozen new judges will join the New York Family Court bench. https://bit.ly/3yLOose
A new class-action suit filed against the Canadian government will bring allegations that the federal government’s actions violated Canada’s Charter of Rights and Freedoms and displayed “systemic negligence” within Canada’s child welfare system. https://bit.ly/3NJSDbR