Daily Business Review: Florida’s foster children vastly underrepresented
Article written by FCF’s Deputy Director Robin Rosenberg – May 18, 2012: “Sometimes it seems like only the devils get a lawyer,” says Lisa B. – a former foster youth whose mother failed to protect her from sexual assault by relatives. Lisa struggled in foster care for five years without the assistance of a lawyer. She was placed on psychotropic medications instead of getting therapy, and kicked out of school instead of getting help with a learning disability.