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Name: In re J.S.
Case #: D070163
Court: CA Court of Appeal
District 4 DCA
Division: 1
Opinion Date: 12/05/2016

Juvenile court did not err by designating minor to be a dual status child where county had a dual status protocol in place and minor was not responding to dependency services. After her father raped her, J.S. tried to commit suicide. Her family was unwilling to care for her so she became a dependent of the juvenile court (Welf. & Inst. Code, § 300). She lashed out by destroying group home property and assaulting a fellow psych patient. A section 602 petition was filed. Probation and the San Diego County Department of Health and Human Services conferred and recommended dual…

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