The State of Texas takes child abuse and child abuse claims very seriously. If someone filed a child abuse claim against you or your spouse, reach out to a family law attorney from the Law Office of David E. Kelley & Associates right away. We can help you navigate this situation and look out for your child's best interests.
To learn more about child abuse laws and how they affect child custody in Fort Worth, TX, contact the Law Office of David E. Kelley & Associates today.
If you suspect someone of harming your child or the child of someone you know, you have an obligation to report your suspicions to the Department of Family Protective Services (DFPS). If you don't, you could face criminal charges and lose your child custody rights.
Not sure whether the child is a victim of abuse? Look out for these signs: