recent case summaries


In re Emma B.
D067634 : 9/29/2015

Where father was found to be a presumed parent based on marriage and receiving child into his home, juvenile court did not err when it declined to order genetic testing. Michael was married to mother and lived with her until his military ...

In re M.M.
D067870 : 9/25/2015

Where home state of Japan refused to discuss dependency case with California court, the juvenile court properly found permanent jurisdiction. The infant minor was detained following a severe incident of domestic violence between the parent...

In re D.P.
E062886 : 9/22/2015

Court properly rejected request for paternity testing where it could be conclusively established that alleged father was not the biological father. When the minor was detained in 2013, the alleged father's whereabouts were unknown. After t...