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Hello, I was a foster parent in the state of Nevada. While taking 6 foster kids to court, I left my 4 year old grandchild in the car for about 10 minutes. When I realized what had happen I proceeded to retrieve my grandson, but was meet by the police. They handcuffed me, investigated the situation and later dropped all charges. However, the Department of Family Services (DFS) substantiate a report of child abuse and is proceeding to put my name in the child abuse registry of the state.

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any papers in NV family court?

I have 3 more days to file an appeal

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a lawyer about this yet?

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Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

II was a foster parent for 3 years and have coached pee wee football for over 20 years

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