by Liz Richards in 1993.
Dedicated for victims of exploitative family and custody court authorities.
Work with other protective mothers and incest survivors to reform the system and learn winning strategies Learn more about troublesome custody issues: Parental Alienation (PAS) & Fathers Rights
More information on the Money Trail from HHS to the courts to fathers rights
on-line resources for combating social denial
of the extensively documented protective mother custody problems..
The following are some of the many news stories and official reports, which expose and discredited the PAS custody switching tactics by judges and court professionals from states coast-to-coast. (Many of these articles are also included in the First Step Section above)
Read articles by Liz Richards (NAFCJ founder) published n the Washington Times which discredits the fathers rights and their anti-mother tactics.
April 2008 Washington Times "Parental Rights and Wrongs"
April 2006 Washington Times "The Other Side of the Fathers rights..."
Judith Reisman, long-time obscenity and sexual deviancy researcher, and NAFCJ supporter since 1996, has written several articles for WorldNet Daily exposing fathers rights ally, Richard Gardner & PAS as being pro-pedophilia. This April 1999 article refers to NAFCJ leaders Liz Richards and Jan Barstow
N.O.W. President Kim Gandy says Richard Gardner's PAS is a "Sick
Reality" against women in her May 2007 article
The Leadership Council, founded by Baltimore, Maryland based psychologist, Joy Silberg, has issued several reports discrediting the PAS custody tactics which are frequently used in courts against mothers who make good-faith abuse complaints against her child's father.
The most compelling Leadership report was done by Stephanie Dallam, who uses Richard Gardner's own published words to expose him as a pervert trying to justify deviant sex with children. Another Leadership Council, professional, Robert A. Geffner, who conducts annual conferences in San Diego, CA, has written extensively against the widespread court practices harmful to family abuse victims.
Albany, New York Professor, Dr. Maureen Therese Hannah, sponsors a Battered Mothers Custody Conference each January which includes many of the prominent professionals who are very critical of the widespread practice of many courts and social services in discrediting abuse complaints made by mother complaining about domestic violence and child abuse by fathers.
New York State advocacy group Stop Family Violence also works to exposing court injustices
Garland Waller, a
Boston communications professor, has made documentaries exposing the
injustices by the court against victimized mothers and their children.
NAFCJ Accomplishments & Members in the News
Learn what we are doing to stop the anti-protective mother court problems and how you can stop the problems in your court and your case.
NAFCJ activists are dedicated to creating synergy and power through networking and lobbying for change for those caught up in the vast web of custody corruption involving such court chicanery as political pork barrel cronyism, guardian ad-litem kickbacks, fraudulent psychological testing by GAL appointed evaluators and local Bar Associations who run MCLE seminars with judges (Mandatory Continuing Legal Education) concealing contributions "coffee and flower" slush funds through County Court Judicial Associations.
In their lust for power and control, these bad dads have reaped a plethora of praise and manna from federal heaven through DHHS (Access/Visitation programs, DOJ (Arbitration/Mediation) programs, Responsible Fatherhood Programs, Co-Parenting Programs, and other mislabeled Court-Based federally sponsored “Family Services.”
Considering that the recipients of the bulk of the money goes to pay well-off guys who spend most of their time recruiting new members for their custody switching scheme and lobbying legislators for presumptive joint custody (the demise of child support enforcement for all time) and easing restrictions on incest and family violence -- this sinister "snake oil" has more to do with power, lust and money than their insincere pretense for the best interests of children.
Open Letter to the Fatherhood
Movement, Liz Richards' challenge to Fathers' Rights
Leadership to admit their true agenda.
Read Liz Richards' Letter to Ron Haskins, former staff director for the House Ways & Means Subcommittee [which has jurisdiction over a wide variety of family programs] and a co-founding Children's Rights Council official, misused his Congressional authority to write into legislation, programs and policies which benefit Fathers Rights membership while concealing his own conflict of interest.
Liz Richards lobbied leading Congressional offices about Haskins misdeeds and conflicts of interest. Within months, Haskins quit and is now with the Brookings Institute. Now his protégé and CRC supporter, Wade Horn, has been installed as Assistant Secretary of HHS, in charge of all DHHS “Family Programs.” See Liz Richards’s letter to Horn, as NFI President, charging him with being a CRC front.
CRC and the Fatherhood Initiative hype claims of educating dead-beat dads how to be "responsible" in exchange for providing federally funded assistance to enforce their visitation rights through programs including the "access/visitation" program and Responsible Fatherhood programs which is nothing but disingenuous drivel, a bogus cover story for their real agenda of switching custody and giving legal advantages to fathers willing to instigate litigation for their judicial kick-back scheme.
While fatherhood organizations publicly cry wolf about mass victimization of fathers by "biased" pro-mother courts, they conceal their affiliation and business ties with the very judges who are hearing their domestic cases. The href="http://www.afccnet.org/about/history.asp> history page describes in detail their wide influence in family court proceedings. Meyer Elkin, co-founder of AFCC, was also a CRC co-founder. Both organizations are heavily cross-affiliated. The AFCC runs front companies which develop, implement and evaluate federal facade programs allegedly assisting troubled families and children, which is how they hide that men are frequent winners in all forms of domestic litigation, such as getting child support forgiven and reduced, getting family abuse charges thrown out, and getting sole custody - frequently by ex-parte orders, of children (including infants) with no more wrong doing against the mother than being labeled angry or emotional.
For further information on how federally funded programs impact individual cases, please contact Liz Richards by e-mail or by phone [if by phone, please call in the evening] at LIZGOAL@aol.com or 703-658-3543.
Finding the Money Trail ...to fixing cases for their bad dads, the Fatherhood Faith Based Initiatives(Also see "Third Step Section" above)
OCSE Responsible Fatherhood Programs, Excerpts from, June 2000 report done for HHS by Center for Policy Research, Jessica Pearson, Ph.D., Nancy Thoennes, Ph..D. which included passages which pinpoint the fatherhood programs are a fraud - since they are for abating fathers child support arrears and paying for their custody attorney - which are not allowable services - even by more recent HHS-ACF standards
Michigan Fatherhood program - advertises free legal advise for fathers
Georgia Fatherhood Programs
Chamber of Secrets, Child Custody corruption exposed, CBS 48 Hours
Wade Horn Resigns, Perhaps he was thinking that the revelation "shortly before his resignation" that the nearly $1 million he gave to the National Fatherhood Initiative (NFI), where he was the president for at least three years until joining the Bush administration in 2001, was only the tip of the iceberg. -- Bill Berkowitz
In The News
Marriage Aid That Misses the Point, By Robert B. Reich, Washington Post, Thursday, January 22, 2004; Page A25
Writer Backing Bush Plan Had Gotten Federal Contract, By Howard Kurtz, Washington Post Staff Writer
"In 2002, syndicated columnist Maggie Gallagher repeatedly
defended President Bush's push for a $300 million initiative encouraging
marriage as a way of strengthening families.
"But Gallagher failed to mention that she had a $21,500 contract with the Department of Health and Human Services to help promote the president's proposal. Her work under the contract, which ran from January through October 2002, included drafting a magazine article for the HHS official overseeing the initiative, writing brochures for the program and conducting a briefing for department officials.
Source Watch on Maggie Gallagher
Faux Feminist Fox News “Reporter” Wendy McElroy on Faux Feminist Father’s Rights Pedophile “Researcher” Warren Farrell, McElroy is a “research” fellow at the Independent Institute
The Independent Institute,
is not so independent after all
The Independent Institute, still more dependency links on Media Transparency
Wendy McElroy & Warren Farrell & the Anti-Feminists
Warren Farrell and Incest, The
Warren Farrell Flack
Wendy McElroy & Warren Farrell, Fox News, The Anti-Male, Too funny, McElroy rants against the New York Times for biased reporting…
Principles, ethics and journalism, more on Jeff Gannon, Jim Guckert and Gannongate
Bush administration, anything but straight
Wendy McElroy lies about RAWA
Put Up or Shut Up, The Independent Institute’s propaganda research fellow, columnist, Wendy McElroy responds on FOX News, Tuesday, July 9, 2002, My last Fox column…
"NOW's Court Report Lacks Facts" criticized California NOW's recent report on anti-woman bias in the family court system for methodological flaws and for including no quantitative data. E-mails filled with potentially libelous accusations and talk of lawyers have buzzed ever since.
NOW Court Report Lacks Facts, FOX NEWS, By Wendy McElroy, Cindy Ross, NAFCJ CA Director, responds.
By Cindy Ross,
In June, CA NOW (National
Organization for Women) released "Family Court Report 2002", the product of a
three year investigation into complaints regarding CA family law courts. The CA
NOW report identifies the California family court system as "crippled,
incompetent and corrupt". It includes sections on the history of family law and
the so-called "fathers' rights" (FR) movement. Problems identified include
gender bias against women, loss of due process, fraud, corruption and the use of
bogus "syndromes" to pathologize motherhood. The report can be found at the CA
Click. to read NOW report.
American Prosecutors Research Institute, National District Attorneys Association research on Parental Alienation Syndrome
Gender Bias?, Is the system biased toward men or women? Virulent opinions can be found on both sides. By Deidre Pike
"I've been accused of being a radical feminist Nazi," she [Cindy Ross California Director of NAFCJ] says. "I get hate mail almost daily. There are some vicious people out there who don't like what I have to say."
Family Court Corruption, Father’s Rights and Conciliation Court Law, Federally funded misogyny and pedophile protection, By Cindy Ross
Yager, Her Ilk Are No Friends To Children, Day Staff Columnist
“What I saw looked misguided and cruel. But for an informed opinion, I took the tape to experts in child abuse, who provided a list of do's and don'ts when interviewing a child. Among the major don'ts: Prompting. Threatening. Lying. Suffice it to say that Yager and Rubenstein did them all.”
Custodians of abuse, By Kristen Lombardi, January 10, 2003, The Boston Phoenix,Across the nation, family court is the last place a mother concerned about child sexual abuse by the child’s father wants to find herself
John Muhammad, A Devoted Dad? Connecting the Sniper case to family court corruption and federal fatherhood program, By Cindy Ross
“If you ever leave me, I’ll kill you and the kids”, By Rob Carson, News Tribune
Family Court Corruption,
News Making News, By Cindy Ross
Debunking Dad PR
Chamber of Secrets - Video of CBS-48 Hours - Frieda Hanimov story exposing Child Custody corruption in NYC.
Gwinnett GA P.D. jails mom on false charges for over a week
Fairfax California, Town Council passes anti-PAS resolution
THE MARIN COUNTY COURT CORRUPTION DATA DUMP!, An Illumination News Staff Report, ACLU's Fundraiser Denies Abuse Charge but Evidence Contradicts his Claim, NEWSMAKINGNEWS.COM
Nick Seidenman on Presumptive Join Custody, The Agenda Behind the FR Rhetoric and Mark Evans on Criminalizing Motherhood.
Child abuse and child custody, WorldNetDaily.com, By Judith Reisman, Liz Richards and Jan Barstow quoted on Victim's Rights Amendment and legislation designed to protect perpetrators.
"Fatherhood bill angers women's group", The Hill, By John Kruger, on Liz Richards' efforts to organize opposition to the fathers rights latest effort to obtain more federal funding under the Fathers Count Act. The Hill is a weekly newspaper specifically dedicated to covering Congress.
Distrust Over Motives Fuel Bitter Custody Dispute, Erica Pinkston writes on Liz Richards' crusade for reform and justice with more details on what our group has discovered and who is involved in corruption.
"Has Psychiatry Gone Psycho?", By Kelly Patricia O'Meara, Exposes Dr. Richard Gardner and his bogus Parental Alienation Syndrome featuring three NAFCJ mothers whose children disclosed incest. Liz Richards convinced Insight's Managing Editor to cover our evidence and stories. Insight, a weekly newsmagazine, owned by the Washington Times, has promised to cover developing activities. Future stories are expected.
"Protective Mom Accused of Witchhunt", 11/23/1999, By Cheryl Romo, LA Daily Journal -- Karen Anderson, one of the retaliated protective mothers mentioned in the Insight story, has since obtained hard evidence (cancelled checks) that federal money from fatherhood programs was used without her knowledge to pay-off all court officials in her case. Anderson along with Connie Valentine are heading up NAFCJ's reform action in California.
A Financial Fiasco Is in the
Making, By Kelly Patricia O’Meara, Insight Magazine,
Los Angeles Superior Court Judges
Association, 2002, still slushing funds
and not paying taxes…
Insight Magazine "Is Justice for Sale in LA?", By Kelly Patricia O'Meara – Marv Bryer fights against corruption in Los Angeles County Court - the original AFCC court judges' association, and promoters of Dr. Richard Gardner's discredited pedophile theory, "PAS" Parental Alienation Syndrome.
Insight Magazine "New Scandals in LA Courts", By Kelly Patricia O'Meara -- Continuation with more of Marv Bryer's evidence details on an alleged slush fund for the L.A. Superior Court Judges Association (AFCC judges) and the possible extortion of civil litigants by some officers of the court."
Retaliation Against Professionals Who Report Child Abuse, By Katherine Hine, J.D., Exposé The Failure of Family Courts to Protect Children from Abuse in Custody Disputes, A Resource Book for Lawmakers, Judges, Attorneys and Mental Health Professionals
Inquiry urged of judges fund
Insight Magazine, Correspondence, Divergent Views Expressed Concerning Divorced Dads
Creative Loafing "Losing Custody" by Donna Freydkin -- Abusive man wins custody through false reporting, PAS and ex parte, interstate communications between a judge and her divorce attorney appointed as guardian ad litem. NAFCJ activists works years to expose their fraudulent activities.
Portnoy’s Complaint, "The appeals process is very limited and not much of a viable option," says Portnoy. "It's a judge-only decision without a jury." So, she doesn’t appeal, because she’s on a FR rant… "I do see a lot of false allegations of abuse and it has become a very powerful weapon. Sometimes it's legitimate and sometimes it's a weapon," says Portnoy. "Judges want to err on the side of the child, and if there's any potential that it's true, dads can sometimes lose out."
TopSide Loaf "Murder case highlights divorce, custody issues", By Vicki Pierce -- Fred Tokars, a former Atlanta Judge, prior to hiring a hit man, who shot his wife to death in front of her children, threatened to use his political influence (including a close friendship with a Supreme Court Judge) to win custody. During Tokars' murder trial, Joni Ambrusko, Sara Tokars' sister, and Steven Labovitz, Sara's attorney, said Sara was terrified of losing her two sons in a custody battle with her husband.
Rabid feminists call fathers' rights advocates such as Warren Farrell 'incest proponents', by Candis McLean
Marin Co. Judicial Recall - "Storming The Bastille", By Guy Ashley, Corrupt Judges dumped from bench, "It's like a shooting gallery," said Martin Silverman of San Rafael, a former county grand juror who helped finance Winner's report. "They're going after everybody." More on Marin Courts
Gwinnett protesters blast judges, system in child custody case, Gwinnett Daily Post, Staff Writer, Glenn Matlock, 05/16/2000, NAFCJ activist, Vicki Pierce, leads parents wronged by Georgia Good Old Boy Justice. One of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges board members is a target of this protest.
Georgia's Forgotten Children, NAFCJ's Vicki Pierce on Georgia's sad track record on child protection.
OFFICIAL RECOGNITION OF
RETALIATED PROTECTIVE MOTHER PROBLEM
CA NOW has formed a statewide Family Law Task Force to investigate and reform corruption and gender bias in the courts.
National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges [anti-PAS] Guide, "The discredited "diagnosis" of "PAS" (or allegation of "parental alienation"), quite apart from its scientific invalidity, inappropriately asks the court to assume that the children's behaviors and attitudes toward the parent who claims to be "alienated" have no grounding in reality. It also diverts attention away from the behaviors of the abusive parent, who may have directly influenced the children's responses by acting in violent, disrespectful, intimidating, humiliating and/or discrediting ways toward the children themselves, or the children's other parent. "
American Judges Association Studies show batterers convince authorities that the victim is unfit, undeserving of sole custody in approximately 70% of challenged cases and that in approximately one-half of abusive families, some form of physical and/or sexual abuse of children exists.
Model Code of the Family Violence Project, National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCFCJ, 1998) "rebuttable presumption that it is detrimental to the child, not in the best interest of the child to be placed in sole custody, joint legal custody, or joint physical custody with the perpetrator of family violence"
Beware of Family Court: What Victims and Advocates Should Know, Women's Justice Center
"H.R. 4678 also must be opposed as it furthers the intrusion of the federal government into family life through the use of federal funds to support 'fatherhood programs.' Mr. Speaker, the federal government is neither constitutionally authorized nor institutionally competent to promote responsible fatherhood. In fact, by leveling taxes on responsible parents to provide special programs for irresponsible parents the federal government is punishing responsible fathers!"
United States Congressman Ron Paul (R-TX)
MORE Fathers Rights -- BAD DADS & CORRUPT COURT CRONIES
Children's Rights Council, Formed in 1985 in Washington, DC, definitely the kingpin in the fatherhood movement, closely tied to other leading groups such as ACFC and NCFC. While they claim to only work for benign goals such as presumptive joint custody, they are really ring-leaders for a bad-dad's custody scheme which involves scaring divorcing men into believing that system is rigged for women, then luring them into joining one of their locally affiliated groups, getting them to pay up front money to one of the AFCC affiliated attorneys in a custody switching program. Dad's attorney fees and other expenses are paid back with federal fatherhood program money after the deal is done. CRC also runs programs to educate judges, lawyers and court evaluators on Richard Gardner's incest friendly Parental Alienation Syndrome and anti-protective parent bashing.
David Levy Responds, Liz Richards, The reason I am responding to your email is that you have cc'ed other individuals
CRC's Sonny Burmeister Child Advocacy Award Wife beater, child abuser, dead-beat dad poster boy, founder of Georgia's Fathers Are Parents Too, an American Coalition for Fathers and Children affiliate.
George Stern President of the AAML 2000-2001, who said "There is no such thing as an uncontested custody case, as long as either of the parties have money." now says custody is more contentious than ever.
AAML John Mayoue and the case of jury alienation
Desperate Moms Taking Abused Children Underground, Womens enews, By Miriam Raftery WEnews correspondent, "The judicial system in family court is broken," Titelman said, during the San Diego conference.
Anita Miller needs google.com where she can find my evidence on Children of the Underground, for more scroll down to Parental Kidnapping
Court Cancer Metastasizes, Metamorphosis of the Conference of Conciliation Courts into the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC)
Association of Family and Conciliation Courts "an international and interdisciplinary association dedicated to the constructive resolution of family disputes" but their focus is on training judges, custody evaluators and mediators about fatherhood issues and promoting alienation theories. Listed on AFCC's Board of Directors is Children's Rights Council's favorite researcher and recipient of a $10M federal grant Sanford L. Braver, Ph.D. who found, astoundingly as a result of his study that after divorce, women do as well finacially as men!
KAMENA RECALL EFFORT HAS A WEIRD MIX OF BEDFELLOWS, News Making News, By Cindy Ross, When the Family Court "identifies" PAS, it depends on the DA's refusal to prosecute perpetrator fathers and collaboration with the Family Court in criminalizing mothers. This is done by giving the Family Court jurisdiction and enacting the "Conciliation Court Law" (CA Codes 1800-1852)
Marv Bryer and Insight Magazine catch AFCC judges and lawyers in custody kickback scamMarv Bryer AFCC Fraud Complaint
Wade Horn: The Marrying Man is a founder of the National Fatherhood Initiative which runs a child custody clearing house for fathers. While claiming to be totally unrelated to the notorious "radical" groups, they have links to CRC, NCFC and ACFC and refer callers to them. Horn was a primary lobby is for the fatherhood. And now he's again in a position to do something about it.
Rebuttal to Wade Horn's Propaganda from another Liz not at all affiliated with NAFCJ
OMB Watch on Wade Horn, Investigation of Agency Use of Funds for Propaganda Requested
Wade Horn: No sex, please: You're 20-somethings, Hilarious! The Bush administration is spending millions in an effort to stop unmarried people in their 20s from, well, doing the wild thing
Robert Bauserman and Joint Custody, A Critique of "Child Adjustment in Joint-Custody Versus Sole-Custody Arrangements: A Meta-Analytic Review" The APA and FROs are so proud of this meta review, but not a mention of his meta ped review.
ROBERT BAUSERMAN and DEFENDING CHILD MOLESTERS, The Leadership Council's examination of the Rind meta-analysisThis factoid cites research by Murray Straus, Suzanne Steinmetz, and Richard Gelles, as well as a host of other self-report surveys. Those using this factoid tend to conveniently leave out the fact that Straus and his colleague's surveys as well as data collected from the National Crime Victimization Survey (Bureau of Justice Statistics) consistently find that no matter what the rate of violence or who initiates the violence, women are 7 to 10 times more likely to be injured in acts of intimate violence than are men.
Domestic Violence Not an Even Playing Field, By Richard Gelles
National Practioners Network for Fathers and Families, more federal money for fathers' antimom, pedprotecting programs.
A Platform for Pedophiles, By Judith Reisman, WorldNet Daily
Playing 'The Pedophile Professor' , By Judith A. Reisman, WorldNetDaily, New movie on Nazi collaborator, perv proff, Al Kinsey, starring Tom Hanks or Harrison Ford.
APA Pedophilia On the March, "A Meta-Analytic Examination of Assumed Properties of Child Sexual Abuse Using College Samples."
ACFC, American Coalition For Fathers & Children, Lobbies White House and Congress for legislation and programs to give fathers the legal edge in domestic litigation, heavy use of Underwager and Gardner. Ingergen sex advocate, Warren Farrell, coke snortin' dead beat dad, Stuart Miller, Dean Tong the Abuse Excuse, media mavens Cathy Young and Jeffrey Leving on board of advisors.
FAPT Commentary on Senate Bill 26 - 1999 Legislative Session, nother ACFC affiliate. Strongly objected to Senate Bill 26, introduced by Senator Joe Burton of District 5, Senate Bill 26 of the 1999 Georgia Legislative Session, which passed as H.B. 230 See GA Code 19-9-3, Their gripe? "would streamline an accuser's ability to deny a parent [child molester] accused of domestic violence a right to standard visitation with a child, allowing only supervised visitation."
National Congress for Fathers and Children, lots of links for "falsely accused" fathers, and interesting board members like Warren Farrell & Joan B. Kelly, also a CRC co-founder and official with the AFCC as are many of her fellows, runs training sessions in PAS for judges.
http://www.ncfc.net/falsackt.html, Even if there is indisputable physical evidence (for example, written medical evidence of a ripped hymen)…more child friendly advice from the dads at NCFC.
Alabama's NCFC, Access Committee nifty tips on how to apply for federal grants and educate judges.
Dr. Richard Gardner, A Review of His Theories and Opinions on Atypical Sexuality, Pedophilia, and Treatment Issues, by Stephanie J. Dallam, RN, MSN, FNP, As part of his theory, Gardner proposes that pedophilia serves procreative purposes.
Child Custody for sex
offenders, Dr. Richard Gardner,
Like his mentor, Kinsey,
pathologically suspect, Gardner implies that infants sexually seduce their
Dick and the Lizard of Oz, before Richard Gardner killed himself, he wrote this?
How they get the kiddos to recant
Narcissistic Personality Disorder and the serial bully, "Characterised by a pervasive pattern of grandiosity and self-importance, need for admiration, and lack of empathy, people with narcissistic personality disorder overestimate their abilities and inflate their accomplishments, often appearing boastful and pretentious, whilst correspondingly underestimating and devaluing the achievements and accomplishments of others."
Teen dies after dose of Dr. Dick Gardner's "Threat Therapy" , Pittsburgh-Post Gazette, "Casualties of a Custody War" by Mackenzie Carpenter, Nathan Grieco, 16, dead in his bedroom, a belt around his neck, after years of custody disputes. It has attracted attention because of a nationally known, controversial psychiatrist."
Polymorphous perversity of Dr. Dick's Salem Witch Trials Revisted, Dick sez that "in some situations where the potential pedophile has the opportunity for ongoing contact with the child alone, it is probable that the actual prevalence of child sex abuse is quite high." But mostly the kiddos are sexy little liars.By Susan Goldsmith, LA Times, PAS'd again.
False Memory Syndrome,
"Paedophiles can boldly and courageously affirm what they choose. They can
say that what they want is to find the best way to love. . . . Paedophiles
can make the assertion that the pursuit of intimacy and love is what they
choose. With boldness they can say,"I believe this is in fact part of God's
--Dr. Ralph Underwager in this interview with Paidika, a European pro-pedophile publication.
The "False Memory" Movement's Remedy for a Nonexistent Problem, by Judith M. Simon, The Highly Misleading Truth and Responsibility In Mental Health Practices Act.
RSVP America, Judith Reisman and 5th World Congress on Sexuality that the Kinsey Reports contained the stunning record of human experiments conducted by pedophiles on thousands of children.
http://www.familylawcourts.com/foremanletter.html, Official Retaliation
Delta Does Debbi, Flight Attendant loses breastfeeding infant in merger
Biased Court System Hurts Mothers, Womens enews, By Garland Waller, WEnews correspondent
Debunking Diabolical Dads
DUBIOUS SOURCES -- "An April 20 New York Times news article on domestic violence against men prominently featured George Gilliland Sr., a "men's rights" advocate who argued that the system is biased in favor of abusive women. The article failed to mention that this source had a violent history, and that several of his ex-wives sought court protection from him."
Books by Alice Miller, The guys of the fathers’ rights movement would have you believe that fatherlessness is the root of all evil.
For Your Own Good: Hidden Cruelty in Child-rearing and the Roots of Violence, proves them wrong by analyzing what she calls the "pedagogic approach", and secondly by describing the childhood of a drug addict, a political leader (Adolf Hitler), and a child-murderer.
"Malignant Self Love -
The Introduction: The Habitual Identity
Parents disagree about reasonable child support, Laura J. Burton J.D. vs. R. Mark Rogers, F.R.
The Secret Trauma, By Diana E. H. Russell, “These figures show there were almost twice as many incestuous biological fathers than stepfathers. Furthermore, only a minority of girls have stepfathers. Therefore the number of biological father perpetrators is VASTLY greater than the number of stepfather perpetrators.”
The Majority of Perpetrators are Men, "This may be a major reason why talking about incest is a bigger taboo than incest itself."
Divorced Fathers Make Strongest Impact With Child Support, Penn State University, Dr. Valerie King, Divorced fathers help their children more by consistent payment of their child support than by the number of visits made to their children
Child Sexual Abuse Accommodation Syndrome, American Prosecutors Research Institute, National District Attorneys Association, "Everybody knows that adults must protect themselves from groundless accusations of seductive or vindictive young people. An image persists of nubile adolescents playing dangerous games out of their burgeoning sexual fascination. What everybody does not know, and would not want to know, is that the vast majority of investigated accusations prove valid and that most of the young people were less than eight years old at the time of initiation."
Violence Against Women Online Resources
When Is Domestic Violence a Hidden Face of Addiction? Richard R. Irons, MD, FASAM, Jennifer P. Schneider, MD, PhD
Child Custody and Visitation Decisions in Domestic Violence Cases: Legal Trends, Research Findings, and Recommendations
Children Need Mothers, Studies on the effects of motherlessness
Will Paternal Paranoia Triumph? The organization of angry dads, by Trish Wilson, Even as fathers are disappearing from the lives of millions of women and children, they're turning up in newsletters, local activist groups, and cyberspace as members of an outspoken movement for "fathers' rights" whose declared purpose is to "fight back." Fight back against what? Against the power of women and children, of course.
Forced Joint Custody or "The Lawyer Protection Act" -- How the fatherhood movement wins custody disputes.
Child Abuse Statistics
Real Boys, "William Pollack's groundbreaking research at Harvard Medical School over two decades, Real Boys explores this generation's "silent crisis"; why so many boys are sad, lonely, and confused although they may appear tough, cheerful, and confident. Pollack challenges conventional expectations about manhood and masculinity that encourage parents to treat boys as little men, raising them through a toughening process that drives their true emotions underground."
Boycott Jocks & Jills and Frankies. The owners and management have created an environment that fosters and permits sexual abuse and racial discrimination. As one ex-employee stated, "I lived in fear that XXX would come in sober, because he would be yelling, badgering and cussing at us the whole time he was in the store. Later he would go home and allegedly abuse his family."
Boycott Logona, Michael Wrightson, president of Chico, Calif.-based Logona Kosmetic, "The clientele has broadened — it's not just the hard-core soybean guy anymore."
Narcissistic Personality Disorder and the serial bully, Those who can do. Those who can’t bully.
Boycott Kennesaw State University, KKKSU, discriminating against women and minorities
PETA, Where Only Women Are Treated Like Meat, By Nikki Craft
HEARTBREAK, The Political Memoir of a Feminist Militant, Andrea Dworkin
Teen Busting, By Armelle Vincent Arriola, Flogging For God, Slavish discipline makes a slavish temper... John Locke 1692
Countering the Father's Manifesto myth that children need fathers Florida's "Children Need This?" Liz responds to Nick Szabo (SIGNER, FATHER'S MANIFESTO -- THE POLITICAL PLATFORM TO REPEAL WOMEN'S RIGHT TO VOTE) who says "Feminists should be charged with nothing less than Crimes Against Humanity, sentenced, and summarily executed in public squares."
Fathers Rights Infiltration of DHHS, how the Fathers Initiative took over Child Welfare.
Men Stopping Violence
National Organization For Men Against Sexism
Abuse, Memory, Science, Therapy, Ethics & Malpractice, Kenneth S. Pope, Ph.D., This site provides access to peer-reviewed research and other articles, in either full-text or abstract form, along with special announcements, tables summarizing research data, and other information.
|"If those who question, doubt, or
disagree are authoritatively characterized by professionals as
hate-filled True Believers, paranoid cultists, or Hitler-like
zealots, the process of free and independent analysis of FMSF claims
may be affected. If patients currently seeking legal health care
services from those who question or disagree with FMSF are forced to
cross picket lines to obtain those services, if the privacy of their
therapy is invaded, or if they are diagnosed without their
participation as suffering a false memory syndrome, then their
freedom of choice may be affected.
Claims grounded most firmly in the scientific tradition are those emerging from hypotheses that are falsifiable. Scientists bear an essential responsibility to examine primary data, research methodology, assumptions, and inferences. Science works best when claims and hypotheses can be continually questioned. That which tends to disallow doubt and discredit anyone who disagrees is unlikely to foster the scientific venture or promote public policies and clinical practices based on scientific principles. Each scientific claim should prevail or fall on is research validation and logic."
Recovered Memories of Sexual Abuse, Scientific Research and Scholarly Resources, by Jim Hopper, Ph.D.
Misleading and confusing media portrayals of memory research, a presentation by Jennifer J. Freyd at the Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, February 2004.
Pediatric Academic Societies, Children's Testimony More Reliable than Physical Exams, : Allegations made by child victims of sexual abuse closely match the confessions of perpetrators. In addition, physical exams are unreliable indicators of sexual abuse
After your children have been kidnapped or lost in a custody battle, through no fault of your own, to a violent batterer and/or sexual predator who are you going to call? Law enforcement, the Governor, state Attorney General, the FBI, United States State Department, the Department of Justice? Maybe you might file a lawsuit in state or federal court only to have it dismissed by disreputable judges such as federal Judge Julie Carnes.
Soon you find what others who have gone before you know, that there is no remedy, no one in government who cares and even worse, officials profit from your children's misery by paying lip service to complaints and maintaining the child abuse status quo.
Faye Yager, founder of Children of the Underground, lauded as the saintly savior of sexually abused children on day-time talk shows and prime-time news, in reality works with fathers' rights lawyers and politicians whose private agenda is to make a lot of money and protect pedophiles.
In April 1999, Faye and Howard Yager entered into a Confidential Settlement Agreement with Bipin Shah to use her "best efforts" to find his children in exchange for his $2M. According to sources, this wasn't the first time Faye turned in children for ransom, and it won't be the last.
A HOLE IN THE WORLD, Have You Seen Me? Please Tell My Dad, Hartford Courant, By KAREN GUZMAN, Courant Staff Writer, "You hate Dad and you want to see your grandmother," the reporter repeated. -- "Now, do you think that, or did someone tell you to say that?" -- "Mom," said Randy shyly. -- "Mom what?" -- "Told me to say it."
Family drama leads to a Swiss village, The Philadelphia Inquirer, By Stephanie A. Stanley and Ralph Vigoda, Under the proposal, Bunch said, if Yager led Shah and Rubenstein to their children, they would dismiss their lawsuits against Yager and use their "best, good-faith efforts to attempt to dissuade any criminal prosecution" of the Yagers. The proposal also called for Shah to reimburse Yager for travel expenses incurred to find his children, Bunch said.
Children of the Underground, By Kimberley Brown
Faye's Deposition, under construction
A Brick Wall, By Stan DeCoster - Jacquie Glassenberg/The Day, Jeffrey Rubenstein's son, Randy, was abducted by his wife and Faye Yager into the Children of the Underground three years ago. Yager fabricated allegations of abuse by sending Bonnie to a hired-gun psychologist. Despite federal and private investigations, and Faye's enormous political clout with The Clinton Administration and U.S. Sen. Zell Miller, no solid leads have emerged on the boy's whereabouts.
Yager, Her Ilk Are No Friends To Children, Day Staff Columnist, “What I saw looked misguided and cruel. But for an informed opinion, I took the tape to experts in child abuse, who provided a list of do's and don'ts when interviewing a child. Among the major don'ts: Prompting. Threatening. Lying. Suffice it to say that Yager and Rubenstein did them all.”
“I was kidnapped by my father” How Cecilie Finkelstein was kidnapped by dad at age four and reunited with her mother more than a decade later.
Hal Pepinsky on Faye Yager, another misinformed advocate who hasn’t bothered to check out the facts
Parental Abduction is Child Abuse by Nancy Faulkner, Ph.D.
Family abduction, More parents in custody battles win by fleeing with their children, Charlie Goodyear, Chronicle Staff Writer
Faye browbeats kids, Chicago Tribune
Lydia Rayner says booted Yager from her organization. Rayner told Connie Chung on ABC's PrimeTime Live that Yager often failed to verify information on abuse
claims and exaggerated reports to the news media.
Hilton/Marriott Serial Molester Composite Sketch, In the mid-90's a middle aged man in his 40's traveled the upper arc of Atlanta's I-285 Perimeter dressed in athletic shorts and a ball cap and assaulted children.
George Stern, President of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers 2000-2001, attorney for above mentioned Hilton/Marriott Kidnapper and Faye Yager's Children of the Underground kidnapping ring denounces kidnapping.
Anita Miller meet George Stern
Georgia Supremes side with gun toting kidnapper , Janis Y. Dickman, Stern & Edlin, P.C., Atlanta, Lois D. Shingler, Atlanta, George S. Stern, Stern & Edlin, Atlanta, for Michael F. Wrightson
"America's Most Wanted?" Harper's Bazaar -- Faye Yager's Children of the Underground, the queen of false allegations
The Inn at Brevard, Faye & Howard Yager, Innkeepers, Brevard's Most Elegant Inn, We invite you to enjoy the relaxed elegance and charm of our European-style southern mansion. Recapture the past while luxuriating in modern amenities. Poor Faye, who alleges she doesn't have any money, buys a second mansion.
Jan Kemp, Faye’s nutty professor friend
THE LAST ANGRY WOMAN, by Tom Junod, 1991 Time Inc., Life, April, 1991, "She reigns over a vast and shadowy undergroud, helping mothers hide their children from sexually abusive fathers. And everwhere she turns, she sees satanic plots to steal little souls. Her name is FAYE YAGER, and she ain'tjust whistlin' Dixie when she calls herself 'a bitch on wheels'."
Faye Yager abuses kids and is acquitted in Cobb County, Georgia. Either A.D.A. was an incompetent boob or deliberately screwed up the case.
THE DIXIE MAFIA, by Bobby Rogers and Rocky Scarfone
Injustice At Its Best, Good Old Boy Family Law, Southern Style, read how Georgia politicians, an ex-Braves Baseball player, his girlfriend the judge and Children of the Underground lawyers protect a child pornographer and quash Constitutionally protected due process rights for several maltreated children.
The Jarvis File -- a long list of old crimes and sordid liaisons
The Good 'Ole Boy Club, Tell It Like It Is, by Derwin Brown, The Champion, Wednesday, June 12-June 18, 1996
Flake's Got Problems, by Derwin Brown, The Champion, July 5-7, 1996
Good Old Boy GAL gets the boot in Gwinnett , "extremely ineffective...We ran into some conflict with the guardian and the defense counsel being one and the same," said Jaclyn White, Juvenile Court administrator.
Shingler's List, If a court appointed guardian ad litem presents this list of custody
evaluators, be afraid, be very afraid.
Michael Newton, aka Michael Newtron, aka Rich Newtging, aka Michael Wrightson, aka Dr. Mike Wright's Waifs, aka Michael Surbaugh, aka Michael Erickson, aka Jim Wilson, Usenet's Notorious Spellpecker, Shingler's Shame, goes on unrelenting flame war against Fathers' Rights advisor, Ken Pangborn.
Wrightson Federal Suit, Janet Reno and the Supremes protect child pornographer.
University of North Carolina Psychologist Pamela Laughon uses PAS to justify custody award to child pornographer
University of Georgia Professor protects pedophiles from DFACS whom he claims test positive in UGA's Psychology Clinic for incest in 35-40% of the time, including the father in the Creative Loafing story. Faye Yager and Children of the Underground lawyers suppressed evidence in violation of GA Code.
Narcissists, Michael Wrightson, can and do control themselves when someone's good opinion is sought -- in front of a judge, for instance --
Who Killed Derwin Brown?, Patrick Cuffy copped a plea and will soon walk after admitting to murdering to men. Now he wants us to believe everything he has to say about the conspiracy to assassinate Sheriff-Elect Derwin Brown.
DeKalb's sheriffs have had trouble, Robin McDonald - Staff Monday • December 6
High Court: Judge Flake must face residency challenge, Ken Edelstein, Creative Loafing, Flake owns a Newton County home, purchased by her and DeKalb County Sheriff Pat Jarvis, who later transferred his share of the property to her. Jarvis, a close friend of Gov. Zell Miller, has faced a federal investigation over accusation of financial improprieties at the jail.
Georgia Lottery Lobbying Funds subverted, Amid speculation that Clinton might quit the race for the Democratic nomination, Georgia Gov. Zell Miller came to his aid, along with a company called Integrated Strategies of Georgia.
Zell Miller and the Georgia Fatherhood Programs
Anneewakee, a survivor of a state supported sodomy school for troubled youth speaks out. State officials started receiving complaints that Louis Poetter was molesting teens as early as 1969, but did nothing to stop him. Jimmy Carter placed Poetter's best friend, Jim Parham, in charge of revamping the watch dog agency, DFACS, that was supposed to oversee Poetter's daily operations. In 1986 Poetter, who received assistance from state officials, including former Sen. Zell Miller, pleaded guilty to a 3-decade long sodomy fest. Recently, he appealed his sodomy conviction and won, after the Georgia Supremes ruled it unconstitutional. Will the Supremes rule in his favor so he can continue absconding with little boys to his Mexican properties?
Chronology of Events & Top Georgia Political Support
More Georgia Corruption, Custody Switching in Coweta County
Injustice by the Law (IBTL)
Fulton County Superior Court Judge T. Jackson Bedford, now a former family court judge in Fulton County "I get real excited about things because I see myself as a conductor or an actor, and I realize that it's very powerful." T. Jackson Bedford, Atlanta lawyer in a three-attorney firm
Gardner’s Georgia Case, What next Move Away Syndrome, or Relocation Alienation Syndrome?, “This lays the foundation for the development of PAS symptomatology. Furthermore, the whole series of exclusionary maneuvers also gets across that message to the child. The most recent example of these maneuvers is her decision to move to Peoria, AZ, on November 4th, a move that he fears will result in complete success for her PAS indoctrinating maneuvers.”
Memories of the White Rose , by George J. Wittenstein, M. D.
Stalking Through The Courts, The "Father's Right's" Movement -- How to Legally Stalk, Harass, and Intimidate Victims of Domestic Violence after a Restraining Order has been Issued, by Janet Normalvanbreucher 1999
Violence Against Women Act 2005 H.R. 3402, Signed by President Bush
Congressional findings, VAWA proposed 1999 amendments, H.R. 357, Title II, s. 201 (16), "Despite the perception that mothers always win custody cases, studies show that fathers who contest custody win sole or joint custody in 40 to 70 percent of cases."
New Child Custody Standard Sought, Legislation Would Place Safety Ahead of Parents' Rights, By Daniel LeDuc, Washington Post Staff Writer, January 29, 1998
How To Do Your Own Contested Divorce, Solving Divorce Problems In or Out of Court
Diana E. H. Russell, Foremost expert witness on rape against women and girls, incest, misogynist murder of women, and pornography.
Electronic Freedom of Information Request
To Apply For A New Social Security Number, SSA joins with other Federal agencies to provide greater assistance to victims of domestic violence
National Association to Protect Children
New York Times "Arkansas Lawmakers Indicted in Vast Corruption Case", By David Firestone, LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- A federal grand jury shook the Arkansas political establishment with a long list of political corruption indictments, one of the largest public corruption cases in state history, including two well-known state senators, two former state senators, two former top education officials and several lawyers and associates of the legislators were indicted on a variety of racketeering, mail fraud and money laundering charges. Many federal programs designed to protect children in divorce, guardian ad litem and child support enforcement were were used for graft and kick-backs.
Former Ark. state senator's associate pleads guilty; talks of kickbacks, By Kelly P. Kissel, Associated Press, 1/12/2000 19:52, LITTLE ROCK (AP) -- A politically connected lawyer pleaded guilty to conspiracy Wednesday, detailing cronyism in a federally backed welfare program that prosecutors say netted a former state senator nearly $1 million for no work.
Panel examines prejudice in justice system , By Sally Kalson, Post-Gazette Staff Writer
Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Patrick Murphy has settled a civil suit, by Smith Barney and Prudential Securities brokerage firms, alleging that he and others helped launder more than $1.8 million belonging to a wealthy physician friend, in an effort to conceal money from creditors and his ex-wife, attorneys said Monday, 05/16/2000
The Supreme Court of New Hampshire, Petition of the Judicial Conduct Committee, Five out of Seven Georgia Supremes should be next.
When the bough breaks: Parents' legal rights often ignored in Beaver County, Tuesday, December 14, 1999, By Barbara White Stack, Post-Gazette Staff Writer
When the bough breaks: Mother asks CYS for help; it takes her children, Third in a series, Tuesday, December 14, 1999, By Barbara White Stack, Post-Gazette Staff
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