THE CENTRAL REGISTRY STATUTE FOR ABUSE AND NEGLECT MATTERS IS CONSTITUTIONALLY FLAWED

Author: 

W. Todd Miller

This discussion identifies two perceived flaws with the Central Registry (Registry) maintained by the Department of Children and Families (DCF). I contend that the Registry statute 1) must allow proof of rehabilitation; and 2) intentionally or unintentionally deems parents perpetually unfit to care for children without the necessary proofs to reach such a destructive determination. View More