Petit: Martin’s CECANF Dissent Gets It Wrong
As a member of the Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities (CECANF) and former Deputy Director of the Child Welfare League of America, I feel I must weigh in to correct some misconceptions presented in Commissioner Patricia Martin’s most recent commentary on the Commission’s final recommendations.
Dissent Is Not Consensus: Why I Didn’t Sign the Child Fatality Commission Report
Earlier this month, I issued the Dissenting Report of Judge Patricia Martin to the final report of the Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities (CECANF). The dissenting report was constructed to give the President and Congress a valid perspective of CECANF’s work.