I-Team: Family Separated After Family Court Closes Early - NBC New York

    I-Team: Family Separated After Family Court Closes Early

    Parents are being denied due process because family courtrooms are closing earlier, parents and officials tell the I-Team. Instead of staying late, family court judges are now closing their courtrooms at 4:30 p.m. This means some children are removed before parents can plead their case to a judge. Melissa Russo reports. (Published Thursday, Oct 17, 2013) Parents are being denied due process because family courtrooms are closing earlier, parents and officials tell the I-Team. Instead of staying late... See More