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How 'Free Range' Parents Charged With Child Neglect Launched New Parenting Debate
The Meitivs have been cleared of two of the three CPS charges against them for allowing their kids to play unsupervised.
'Free Range' Parents Cleared in 1 Case of Neglect
Alexander and Danielle Meitiv are still under investigation for another instance of alleged child neglect.
'Free Range Parents' Cleared of 1 Child Neglect Charge
Alexander and Danielle Meitiv have faced three charges from CPS since 2014, each based on an instance where their 6-year-old and 10-year-old children were found walking home by themselves from parks.
'Free Range Parents' Cleared of 1 Child Neglect Charge, Still Face Another
The Maryland parents who were charged with child neglect over their "free range parenting" style have been cleared of a second of three charges against them. Child Protective Services of Montgomery County, Maryland, changed the ruling on a Dec. 20 incident from "unsubstantiated neglect" to having
Beware the Vigilante Mom
(Editor's note: This article originally appeared on Babble.com . It has been reprinted here with permission. The Walt Disney Co. is the parent company of both ABC News and Babble.) It was a beautiful sunny day, on an afternoon like any other. I was watching my almost 9-year-old daughter walk the
Hear the 911 Calls That Led Police to Take in ' Free Range' Kids
A newly released 911 tape reveals why a concerned citizen called Maryland police after seeing two children whose family advocates so-called free-range parenting. "Two kids, who are unaccompanied, and they've been walking around for probably around 20 minutes by themselves," the man said. The caller
The 911 Call That Led Police to 'Free Range' Kids
A concerned citizen walking his dog called 911 after he noticed 6-year-old Dvora and 10-year old Rafi Meitiv walking unaccompanied.
Maryland 'Free Range' Kids: The Police Timeline of Events
Maryland authorities, including Child Protective Services, are investigating possible child neglect allegations, police said, after two children were again found at a park without adult supervision. The kids, ages 6 and 10, were taken into custody Sunday in Silver Spring; their parents, Danielle
'Free-Range' Parents Stand Ground Despite Community Safety Concerns
Danielle and Alexander Meitiv vow to protect their kids' rights to play outside unsupervised.
5 Things to Know This Morning
Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning. 1. Maryland 'Free Range' Kids Taken Into Custody Again Two children in Silver Spring, Maryland were taken into custody again after they were found at a park alone; their parents are proponents of what’s known as “free-range