• September 23, 2021

Gov. Jerry Brown says no longer considering family members as guardians of children

California Gov.Andrew Cuomo has said he will no longer consider relatives as guardians, despite an outcry from some parents over a ruling from the state Supreme Court that found family members had the right to decide whether a child was born to a single mother.The decision from the California Supreme Court last month ruled that…

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Family lawyer pleads guilty to falsifying birth certificate

Family lawyer William M. Schabas, 44, of Sacramento, California, pleaded guilty Tuesday to making false statements about his status as a permanent guardian and to forging birth certificates in connection with his legal practice.Schabas admitted to making the false statements while attempting to obtain a temporary guardianship for his then-six-month-old son, William, who was born…

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