Court Watch

Protecting Who?

The Role of Child Protective Services in the María Teresa Macias Case

Rebecca's Story - in her own words


COURTWATCH interviews a Mother who filed her own lawsuit against Child Protective Services

Courtwatch is a media advocacy project of POOR Magazine, dedicated to helping low-income parents struggling with adversarial judicial systems.

But, What are the Charges?

A mother is profiled, harassed, arrested and loses her child for walking while Black in the Mission.

I'm Gonna Take Their Kingdom Down! Part 2

Mother continues the fight to get justice within the Child Protective Services and Foster Care System.

I'm Gonna Take Their Kingdom Down!

Mother fights Child Protective Services and The Foster Care System to get her daughter back.

Case Study #1: Ann

An outline of a familiy's struggle with Child Protective Services

Mother Loses Child Over Breastfeeding

A mother in Urbana, Illinois is ordered to get a larger apartment, stop breast feeding in order to get her son back.

Case Study #3: To Feed or not to Feed?

How Do I Help My Daughter?

Carmen's* Story


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