Tutt Case Update

As I posted last week, nothing had happened in the Tutts’ attempts to regain custody of their children in the three weeks since the judge’s ruling on January 7, when four of the children were restored to the Tutts, two in process of adoption were kept in foster care, and one child from a previous … [Read more...]

Tutt Case Press Conference

THSC hosted a press conference to publicize the removal of the children from the Tutt family and to demand an investigation into CPS and Judge Olvera on January 29 at 1:30 p.m. at the Dallas County Courthouse. Friends of the family came in support of the Tutts to publicly call for justice for this … [Read more...]

Tutt Case – Call to Action

Tim Lambert

The Tutt case continues, so we are issuing this update and a call to action. While some of the Tutts’ children have been returned to their home, they have been traumatized by their removal. Some of them were told while in CPS custody that they could not refer to their adopted parents as “mom and … [Read more...]

A Call for Rangers

Tim Lambert

As THSC continues to work for the return of all of the Tutt children and for the Tutts’ right to home school those children, thousands of home schoolers have responded to this tragedy by asking, “What can we do?” Some have even suggested that this case sounds eerily similar to some of the recent … [Read more...]

Tutt Case – Partial Victory

Tim Lambert

The Tutt family case continues after a hearing in Dallas Judge Tena Callahan’s court on January 7. The hearing went from 2 p.m. until 10:45 p.m., with a 10- and a 15-minute break. Let me begin this update with some corrections and point out that the Tutts and their attorney cannot speak with THSC … [Read more...]

Judge Removes Children – Update

Tim Lambert

Last week I reported on the Tutts, a home schooling family who had their children removed by a Dallas County judge in what we believe was an illegal order. While the court date in front of a new judge is scheduled for January 7, and we are praying that the new judge will be reasonable and that the … [Read more...]

Judge Removes Children Illegally

Tutt Family

On November 21 seven children from a home school family in Duncanville were forcibly removed from their home, in spite of no evidence of abuse or neglect, by order of Judge Graciela Olvera of the 256th District Court of Dallas County. Judge Olvera issued a removal order at an ex-parte hearing in … [Read more...]

Parental Rights and Medical Decisions

Tim Lambert

An Amish family in Ohio who disagrees with a doctor and hospital about the treatment of their daughter, who has cancer, has been sued by the hospital. The hospital is asking the courts to have “limited guardianship of the girl given to an attorney who’s also a registered nurse” in order to force the … [Read more...]