Supreme Court to Weigh Child Abuse Against Family's Privacy

The Supreme Court will debate the sensitive issue of child abuse on Tuesday as it hears arguments over whether a child protection investigator should have obtained a warrant or parental consent before pulling a 9-year-old out of class and interviewing her about alleged sexual abuse in the home. Children's rights advocates on both sides of the issue are carefully watching the case. The issue pits the privacy rights of students and their families against a state interest in aggressively...Full Story
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