Tag Archives: 4th Judicial District Guardian Ad Litem Program

Family Court Injustice – Get the Picture

A picture is worth a thousand words… or a thousand tears.  These pictures were drawn by my daughter, and show the devastating effects of abuse and trauma, family court injustice, and court ordered parental alienation, on a child’s life. My … Continue reading

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GAL Tells Mother Disclosing Child Abuse That She Needs to “Reassure” Alleged Abuser, and Will Recommend Custody to Abuser

June 2016 will mark 10 years involved in the Hennepin County family court system. Many of those years involved the Guardian ad Litem program, Ms. Jamie L. Manning was assigned to my case. I am sharing my story of horrific … Continue reading

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Should a Guardian ad Litem Facilitate Mediation? My Experiences with GAL & Mediation

Should a Guardian ad Litem (GAL) be allowed to mediate between parties, assisting in coming to agreements about custody and parenting time, and facilitating communication? The Minnesota Rules of Guardian ad Litem Procedure say no. However, Guardians often assume the … Continue reading

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Child Says Good-Bye to Mommy – Forcibly Separated by Family Court

Family Court has unjustly taken my children from me … the pain, grief and loss my children have had to endure in their young lives is beyond words. In the summer of 2008, my daughter told me, “Daddy says I am … Continue reading

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Children Play Call 911, Daddy’s here!

2007: A daycare provider observed my children playing, and noted (below is provider’s actual notes) they were playing “Police, police coming, Daddy’s here!”  and “911, call 911, Daddy’s here!” Child 2 said she was upset and had “big feelings” related to her father … Continue reading

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