FASD & the Justice System

Northwest Child and Family Services Agency v. LAC (1988) Man R (2d) 146 (Goodman J.)

Application for permanent guardianship – mother alcoholic but has remained dry for long periods, including present; same with father – three oldest children with FAS – three oldest children are not adoptable, also know mother – returned under supervision of homemaker and social worker – youngest not bonded to mother – adoptable – permanent order of guardianship