Divided Panel Overturns a Finding of Neglect Andrew Keshner, New York Law Journal March 5, 2014 | 1 Comments share share by mail share on linkedin Facebook share on twitter share on google+ Share With Email Send Thank you for sharing! Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided. print reprints Manhattan appellate judges differed on just how much effort a woman made getting her troubled teenaged daughter to school, with a slim majority overturning a Family Court judge's finding of neglect. Sign up for a free digital membership and get great benefits like: Already Registered? Sign In now 5 free articles* every 30 days, from other ALM publications Exclusive discounts on ALM events and products New York Law Journal digital newsletter, plus your choice of more than 30 digital newsletters Access on the device of your choice: smartphone, tablet, or desktop Unlimited free access to Corporate Counsel and Law Technology News online Create Account with LinkedIn Register Now *May exclude premium content VIEW COMMENTS ( 1 ) ADD COMMENT What's being said Sign In Terms & Conditions not available Mar 05, 2014 Inexplicable. The liberal bias of the First Department is again on full display. Do we allow mom to just give up on this child? or to ‘do the minimum?‘ Or is mom required to meet her child‘s needs? The law requires that mom make more than minimal efforts to meet the needs of the child Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here. Preparing comment abuse report for Article# 1202645471154 Send Thank you! This article's comments will be reviewed.