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Child Abuse and Neglect

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  • A. Preface

  • B. Introduction

  • C. How This Guide Can Help You

  • D. Section 1: Basic Information About Abuse and Neglect Cases

  • E. Section 2: Working With DYFS to Get Your Child Back

  • F. Section 3: The Court Process

  • G. Section 4: Related Legal Matters

  • H. Section 5: Suggestions to Help You Get Your Child Back

  • I. Conclusion

  • J. Appendix

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