North Java, NY asked in Family Law for New York

Q: Is it consider abandonment if I leave my newborns with Cys

Is it considered abandonment if I leave my newborn with Cys they already have physical custody and medical over them will they charge me with abandoment if I just leave

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Peter Christopher Lomtevas
Peter Christopher Lomtevas
  • Brooklyn, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: I do not understand what is a 'Cys". If you mean CPS, then you are asking us to advise you as to whether simply leaving your child with child protective services is okay. Simply leaving your child is never okay no matter how futile the proceeding is against the child protective apparatus. However, if you do depart, your parental rights to the child will be terminated by the family court judge and the child will be adopted by whomever wants to be a parent to eh child.

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