Why Is It that No One Seems to Be Responsible When a 13-Year-Old in State Care Says She's Been Raped?

CPS hands off kids to placement companies who send the kids to foster families. Something goes wrong, for example, a 13-year-old girl says she's been raped, and accountability vanishes along the way.

Wilson explained in an e-mail that he has known Kim's adoptive parents for "several years" and claims "they were victims of a bureaucratic system that too often allows personality to drive their actions. These folk[s] stepped up to the plate and adopted this child and her brothers when no one else would have."

But Wilson also tells a convoluted story of CPS pulling Kim and her brothers from the home for no good reason, only to promptly return them, and of Kim's parents then developing "life-threatening" health concerns and being unable to care for the kids on their own.

"Having been instructed by the judge to contact CPS if they ever needed help with the children, they did during this time and were told to bring the children to the [CPS Youth Services Center] and they would help them. To their surprise, the help they got was CPS filing another action and taking the kids from the home."

The lack of a criminal investigation is also puzzling, and something Wilson cannot entirely explain.

"While the child was in CPS care, there was no way we could do much of anything," the e-mail continues. "We constantly stayed on CPS to pursue criminal charges on the child's behalf.  I personally provided the information to the officer who was handling the matter.  He needed to interview the child.  According to him, CPS never made the child available to him. During more than one hearing, I personally raised their failure to pursue this matter..."

Of course, the amount of time that has passed since the alleged incident doesn't help the plaintiffs. Some of the time lapse is due to Kim herself and the inability of a 13-year-old girl to process the trauma; according to Wilson, her fragile state led to the delay in filing the lawsuit.

"When she returned to her [aunt and uncle], I arranged an interview with the officer.  I was not there, but according to the officer she was so disturbed that she was unable or unwilling to talk about the incident," Wilson told the Press in an e-mail. "I spoke with her and knew her story, but she said she just wanted it to go away.  I told her that when she felt ready to talk and proceed to let me know.  One day, [in October 2012], she told me that she was ready to talk and ready to move ­forward."

While Wilson says a police officer interviewed Kim, he says he's unsure if the police interviewed Davis. As of this writing, he has been unable to identify the elusive Mr. D.

A girl who lived with Davis for six months when she was approximately 17 told the Press that Davis treated her better than some other foster parents she had had, and gave the girls allowances and took them out to dinner as rewards for doing all their chores and school work. The girl said Davis's boyfriend did come over, but the couple always stayed in the bedroom, and he was never alone with any of the girls. She said she doesn't believe Kim's story but couldn't elaborate on why Kim would lie.

The girl had moved out by the time a former employee of America's Angels questioned the residents of Davis's house about Mr. D, but the ex-employee said the two remaining girls said Davis never had a man inside the house. They described a man who would sometimes come over and work on Davis's van, but he always stayed outside, and he never interacted with the girls.

"I asked Miss Davis first, and Miss Davis was like, 'I don't have a boyfriend.' She said she had like a friend or whatever, [but] she said, 'He's never been in my house, and he's never met these girls.' And I said, 'Okay.' But of course I went and asked the girls, you know, off to the side, without her...and both of those girls told me that they didn't know anything about Miss Davis having a boyfriend."

Curiously, there is no evidence the two girls who had already left Davis's house, and who were therefore not dependent on her good graces, were ever questioned by anyone from America's Angels about Mr. D.

Davis has since left America's Angels and is fostering for another Houston agency.
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On March 5, 2012, a CPS licensing investigator sent Newsome-Talley a letter stating that America's Angels "was recently investigated" because CPS had received a report "concerning possible deficiency or deficiencies of the Minimum Standard Rules or the law."

According to ex-employees interviewed for this story, Newsome-Talley would already have been aware of an investigation. Which is a fundamental part of the problem.

One former employee said that, while CPS investigators may not notify foster parents before a visit, they will notify the head of a child-placement agency, operating under the perfectly reasonable belief that the foster parent isn't too close with the placement agency director.

For its part, the Department of Family and Protective Services is remarkably confident in its ability to thoroughly and competently investigate allegations of abuse. Yet the state agency has a long, troubled history in that arena and is currently a co-defendant in a class action suit filed by an advocacy group called Children's Rights on behalf of some 12,000 children in the department's "permanent managing conservatorship." (Kim is among the 4,000 other foster children who come under the heading of "temporary managing conservatorship," for a total count of 16,000 kids in foster care in Texas as of September 2013.)

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Schitt.C.Rumpney
Schitt.C.Rumpney

because probably a multiple of those fine state employees are covering up for each other for the rapes theyve committed too!

adalberto_cervantes_
adalberto_cervantes_

Yolanda Huff

Why are you attacking my wife? and allowed to torture my daughter in the foster house.

Mientras que mi aboga Yolanda Huff atacaba a mi esposa, mi hija estaba siendo torturada en un Foster House en San Antonio, TX. Las mafias globalizadas son manejadas principalmente por la CIA, son unos fascistas-islam extremistas quien las contralan, gente de bajo nivel que buscar el poder a toda costa, no les interesa nada y se valen en EU de Hospitales Mentales, Foster Houses, CPS entre otras para matar, torturar, etc en contra de sus enemigos. Matan gente de edad así como niños por puro entretenimiento.

While my former attorney Yolanda Huff was attacking my wife, my daughter was being tortured in a Foster House in San Antonio, TX. Globalized Mafias are managed mainly by the CIA, they're fascist- extreme Islam who are low-level people seeking power at all costs, they do not care about anything and they are using U.S. Mental Hospital, Foster House, CPS and other to kill, torture, etc. against their enemies. They kill senior citizens and children for pure entertainment.
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adalberto_cervantes_
adalberto_cervantes_

Possible human traffic activities between DIF Mexico and CPS San Antonio, and relation with the catholic Pope.
The pope start visiting and made business with them, The catholic church has to recuperate the money of the sues against them in ...USA. He knew about the killing of millions of Chineses of a religious group, Chineses offered him the life of the Chinese children of this religious group (Genocide massacre in China). Good opportunity, he contacted Hillary Clinton, and Calderon, opus dei members, business done in high level.
It seems that Joaquin Castro works for the China Imperium including India and their satellites countries like Mexico. Human Traffic between DIF Mexico to CPS San Antonio of Mexican, children from India and Chinese children. Allowing investment of American and Mexican mafias in San Antonio. Shame on Joaquin Castro. The true will come soon.
Calderon and his wife controlled DIF Mexico, the only entity similar to Child Protective Services in USA and with legal authority to USCIS (Immigration), Calderon and his wife were the only taking decision of adoption in Mexico through the States, instead of help many children to legalize their situation in the States, they used them as a personal business, each child more than 15,000.00 USD, they were coming from China, India and also Mexican children to be given in adoption in the States, no body (Mexican, Mexican American families), even the personnel in DIF Mexico knows that DIF is the only legal entity recognized by USCIS to do that. Only my estimates annually with Chinese children are more 200 million dollars, but it was only a personal business of Calderon and Fox that no Mexican or Mexican American was beneficiated.

 
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