Why Was Obama’s Birth Certificate Said to be “Half-Typed and Half-Handwritten?”

Why Was Obama’s Birth Certificate Said to be “Half-Typed and Half-Handwritten?”

WAS THE “ORIGINAL” AMENDED? by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 30, 2018) — On Friday evening, radio host Carl Gallups and Obama birth certificate investigator Mike Zullo were guests for the second and third hours of The Hagmann Report to speak about the 5+-year investigation which found in its early stage that the “long-form” birth certificate image […]

Child Custody Goes from “No Case” to “Adoption” Track in Eight Weeks

Child Custody Goes from “No Case” to “Adoption” Track in Eight Weeks

HOW DID THIS HAPPEN? by Sharon Rondeau (Aug. 8, 2017) — A father and mother whose legal address is in Alabama but whose three children were placed with their maternal grandparents in California by the Los Angeles Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) are continuing their efforts to overturn the decisions of the Edelman […]

Parents Appealing Impending Adoption Ordered by Judge Marguerite Downing

Parents Appealing Impending Adoption Ordered by Judge Marguerite Downing

FEDERAL LAWSUIT APPEAL ALSO BEING PREPARED by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 24, 2017) — The parents of three children successively placed in a foster home by the Los Angeles Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) on a trajectory toward adoption are in the process of writing an appeal of the juvenile court judge’s decision ordering […]

Parents Appeal Los Angeles Judge’s Adoption Order for Two Children

Parents Appeal Los Angeles Judge’s Adoption Order for Two Children

COURT GRANTS TEN-DAY EXTENSION AFTER 90 DAYS REQUESTED IN FIVE-YEAR-OLD CASE by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 23, 2016) — The parents of three children taken from their custody over a five-year period have appealed a Los Angeles judge’s August 2016 order that the elder two be formally adopted by their maternal grandparents. Edelman Children’s Court Judge […]

Children’s Court Judge Accused of “Perverting the Law”

Children’s Court Judge Accused of “Perverting the Law”

FATHER:  SOCIAL WORKER PROVIDED “MANUFACTURED ACCOUNT” TO JUDGE IN CHILDREN’S COURT by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 3, 2016) — In the case of an Alabama couple attempting to regain custody of their three children from the state of California, the father, Roosevelt Williams, reported that he was denied a Marsden hearing requested in August of this […]

Do Los Angeles DCFS and Judges Dislike Men?

Do Los Angeles DCFS and Judges Dislike Men?

TWO CASES, ONE JUDGE by Sharon Rondeau (Oct. 5, 2016) — When The Post & Email was covering the case of the Henderson family whose eight children were removed from their custody and placed in various foster homes, Jeffrey Henderson told us that the judges at the Edelman Children’s Court in Monterey Park, who adjudicate […]

DCFS Spokesman: Adoption Not Normally Contemplated Six Weeks into a Dependency Case

DCFS Spokesman:  Adoption Not Normally Contemplated Six Weeks into a Dependency Case

“NARROW CONDITIONS” REQUIRED TO PURSUE ADOPTION EARLY ON by Sharon Rondeau (Sep. 28, 2016) — On Wednesday night, The Post & Email reached Los Angeles DCFS Public Affairs Director Armand Montiel, who we had interviewed on two occasions in 2014 when we were covering the case of the Henderson family. Without identifying the family involved […]

Was Adoption Always the Intent?

Was Adoption Always the Intent?

“ONLY AFTER REUNIFICATION EFFORTS HAVE FAILED” by Sharon Rondeau (Sep. 28, 2016) — On September 16, The Post & Email published an initial article about three children removed from their parents’ custody by the Los Angeles DCFS and juvenile court beginning in September 2011 in what the parents say constitutes “illegal government interference with parents’ […]

Update on the Henderson Family pb

Update on the Henderson Family pb

SIX CHILDREN TO BE ADOPTED DESPITE MOTHER’S STRUGGLE TO REGAIN CUSTODY AT ALL COSTS by Sharon Rondeau (Jul. 9, 2014) — For nearly two years, The Post & Email has followed the story of the Henderson children, who were taken from their parents’ custody in May 2011, sent to three different foster homes, and are […]

Rally for Justina Pelletier on Monday in Boston

Rally for Justina Pelletier on Monday in Boston

WILL THE HEAVY HAND OF GOVERNMENT BE LIFTED? by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 15, 2014) — A rally is scheduled for Monday, March 17, 2014 in front of a Boston courthouse to urge the Massachusetts Department of Children and Families (DCF) to return custody of 15-year-old Justina Pelletier to her parents, who live in Connecticut. In […]

The Shattered Victims of Child Protective Services

The Shattered Victims of Child Protective Services

“THEY’VE DESTROYED MY WHOLE FAMILY” by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 20, 2013) — The following is the conclusion of our interview with Jeffrey Henderson, the California father whose eight children have been in foster care, the elder six for nearly three years, without any charge of abuse or neglect. Los Angeles DCFS took the children in […]