Attorney Kate Ferlic’s sex abuse lawsuit against CYFD and Familyworks finds foster parent Clarence Garcia indicted on 13 felony charges including multiple counts of rape and criminal sexual contact with a minor. Despite almost two decades of sexual abuse and misconduct claims against Garcia, CYFD and Familyworks continued to place minors spanning in ages from 6 to 16 in his care.
“CYFD seems to be outsourcing its responsibility to the detriment of kids,” said Ferlic, who filed the lawsuit. “I think that they have a moral imperative to participate in the selection and certification of foster parents and take seriously complaints of sexual abuse.”
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