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Motherhood Criminalized

November 22, 2007 permalink

Another mother is facing criminal charges for caring for her own child. This time the mother was arrested so quickly that it was not necessary for police to release her name.



The Toronto Star

Woman abducts own child

November 20, 2007, Justin Piercy, Staff Reporter

A woman who allegedly abducted her own child from a Children's Aid office today has been charged.

Police arrested a woman near Dufferin and Bloor Sts. after she left the office with her child around noon, said Det. Cst. Dawe of the Toronto police Youth Bureau.

Dawe said the woman was arrested "very shortly" after leaving the office with her child.

Police would not comment on how long the child has been in the care of Children's Aid.

The unidentified woman has been charged with abduction and the investigation is continuing.

Source: Toronto Star