Stroudsburg woman arrested in overdose death of her 13-year-old son -

Nov 3, 2009 Full story: Pocono Record

A Stroudsburg woman was arraigned this morning on charges in connection with the overdose death of her 13-year-old son.

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#1 Nov 3, 2009
I don't believe she flushed them. When will we start removing kids from homes where drugs are a problem? This is a terrible thing to happen.

Since: Jul 09

Stillwater, PA

#2 Nov 3, 2009
If you removed all kids from homes where drugs are a problem, the system would be overwhelmed. When I worked for DYFS (Division of Youth and Family Services) in Paterson, NJ the great majority of cases involved some type of drug abuse/addiction. There was no way we could care for all of those kids in foster care. It was reality.

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