CINA

IN RE: O. Y.

CINA — Termination of parental rights — Aggressive and criminal conduct On August 1, 2019, the Circuit Court for Harford County granted guardianship of one-year-old O. to the Harford County Department of Social Services, with the right to consent to ...

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IN RE: A. K.

CINA — Neglect — Sufficiency of the evidence In an order dated May 16, 2019, and docketed on May 20, 2019, the Circuit Court for Frederick County, sitting as a juvenile court, found that 11-year-old A. was a child in ...

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In Re: J.R.

CINA — Ineffective assistance of counsel — Failure to raise due process concerns Following the adjudicatory and dispositional hearings, the Circuit Court for Cecil County, sitting as a juvenile court, found J.R.1 to be a Child in Need of Assistance ...

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IN RE: K.W., JR.

CINA — Award to maternal grandparents — Factual findings Sitting as a juvenile court, the Circuit Court for Baltimore County ordered custody and guardianship of K.W., Jr. (“K.W.”)—who had previously been found to be a Child in Need of Assistance ...

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IN RE: T.G.

CINA — Mother’s 5th Amendment privilege — Negative inference This appeal arises from an order of the Circuit Court for Montgomery County, sitting as a juvenile court, finding respondent child T.G. to be a Child in Need of Assistance (“CINA”)1 ...

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IN RE: V.S.

CINA — Change in permanency plan — Adoption by non-relative This appeal arises from an order of the Circuit Court for Prince George’s County, sitting as a juvenile court, modifying the permanency plan for respondent child V.S. in a CINA ...

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IN RE: T.S. AND Z.S.

CINA — Sufficiency of the evidence — Abuse or neglect The Circuit Court for Montgomery County, sitting as a juvenile court, determined that siblings T.S. and Z.S. each was a Child in Need of Assistance (“CINA”), 1 and committed both ...

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