termination of parental rights has been
described as "the family law equivalent of the death penalty in a
criminal case." In re Smith (1991), 77 Ohio App.3d 1, 16, 601 N.E.2d
45, 54. Therefore, parents "must be afforded every procedural and
substantive protection the law allows." Supreme Court of OHIO
IN RE: HAYES
No.96-526 -June 18, 1997
The right of the people to be
secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against
unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no
Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or
affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and
the persons or things to be seized. KidRights!
"Best interests operates as an empty vessel into which adult perceptions and prejudices are poured."
-- Hillary Rodham, Children Under the Law, 43 Harv. Ed. Rev. 487, 513 (1973)
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through adoption of the Parental Rights Amendment to the U.S.
Constitution and by preventing U.S. ratification of the UN's
Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC).
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