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looking for a lawyer that takes DHS case that would get pay after settlement. I was looking to be a foster parent i have no criminal record im a school police officer for several years my wife has a clean record also and we have one child 10 years old. We past all the test F.B.I. and finger print we had a 8 year old girl in our home for 7 days DHS pulled the young child out of our home because they said that a child said to the school nurse that i pushed hit our abused him. i told them look i never was along with him.. the boy mother said it also, even the boy said to me in church Im sorry. what happen i went to a meeting at DHS and when they ask me if i ever been accused of abused i said no.. i didn't think that a phila police called me and ask me a couple question and told me it nothing because its been found untrue i just have to put it in my notes. we would like to foster and adopt a child but DHS has block us and we already lost time and 14 thousand dollars and now i cant put up my home care because all the agencies goes though DHS
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