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  • No parents allowed in youth custodial institutions!?

    No parents allowed in youth custodial institutions!?

    Chloé Simonis | | 6
    Since the new penal law for adolescents came into force on April 1st, 2014, children in Dutch youth custodial institutions can be denied certain visitors for twelve months. These visitors could even include their parents.
  • HELP! I need somebody…..

    HELP! I need somebody…..

    In May 2013 2 young brothers were found dead in the proximity of the place where their father was found dead of suicide. Could this national tragedy have been avoided and are child protection authorities to blaim?