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Jury Awards $600.000 in DSHS Civil Suit

This is a settlement for the Negligence lawsuit.

Olympia, WA: A former foster child who suffered sex abuse as a child in Wenatchee has been awarded a $600,000 settlement by an Olympia county jury hearing her suit.

The jury found that the state Department of Social and Health Services and a former DSHS counselor, Connie Saracino, were neglignet in that they failed to act expediently in removing the then 11-year old child from danger. She was living in the home of a former Wenatchee police detective following allegations of neglect.

Melinda Everett, the plaintiff, is now 28 years of age.

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Published on Mar-10-11


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I need a family law attorney asap my right are being violated and they took my child from his mom back in 2016 and didn’t follow the law I want my child and I want to sue the state of Maryland for taken my child and places him on a non family member home and had information for 11 people tied to me and never contacted them until after he was place I was in prison at the time and now they are fighting to keep me from getting my son I work for Amazon for the past 4 months and I suppose to get a discount for this service because it is apart of my benefit package I have some money but I need to work out a payment plan I don’t care what it take I want my child and I want to sue the state of my for all the wrongdoing they have done to me and my family since 2019


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