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Fourth Department – Parental neglect: Matter of Isabella S.

New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Fourth Judicial Department Parental neglect Minimum standard of care Matter of Isabella S. CAF 20-00095 Appealed from Family Court, Onondaga County Background: The respondent mother appealed from an order that found that she neglected the subject child. Ruling: The Appellate Division reversed. The court held that the parental behavior is to be evaluated objectively when ...