FASD & the Justice System

BC (Director of Child, Family and Community Services) v. LSN, 2008 BCPC 402 (Arthur-Leung J.)

Application by mother to cancel a continuing custody order relating to MN– mother with a history of substance abuse and children with FASD – currently caring for three of six children –MN with suspected FASD – mother had made significant changes in past four years – Aboriginal heritage of MN important to maintain– continuing custody order cancelled and child returned to mother.