California Supreme Court Watch

Jul 19, 2017
#17-223 In re Priscilla A., S241995. (B276745; 11 Cal.App.5th 551; Los Angeles County Superior Court; DK15337.)

#17-223 In re Priscilla A., S241995. (B276745; 11 Cal.App.5th 551; Los Angeles County Superior Court; DK15337.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed orders in a juvenile dependency proceeding. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision in In re R.T., S226416 (#15-92), which presents the following issue: Does Welfare and Institutions Code section 300, subdivision (b)(1), authorize dependency jurisdiction without a finding that parental fault or neglect is responsible for the failure or inability to supervise or protect the child?

Review granted, briefing deferred: 07/12/17

See the California Court of Appeal opinion.