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Our Parental Rights Are Being Undermined


  Our Parental Rights Are Being Undermined. Maryanne Godboldo, the Detroit mom who became the symbol of a parent’s right to refuse prescription medication and other medical treatment they deem unsafe or unnecessary. Godboldo, 63, was involved in a five-year … Continue reading

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Children’s rights


Children’s rights. Judge rules Maryanne Godboldo’s daughter can go home , and also ruled that medicating a child is a parent’s decision and not the state’s. Therefore the judge is not ordering Godboldo’s daughter to take a prescribed psychiatric medication.  Maryanne Godboldo … Continue reading

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Children’s rights


“A child is any human being below the age of eighteen years, unless under the law applicable to the child, majority is attained earlier.”[4] According to Cornell University, a child is a person, not a subperson, and the parent has … Continue reading

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