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Keeping ‘Filthy’ House Not Child Neglect (access required)

The Court of Appeals reverses a woman’s conviction of child neglect under Va. Code § 18.2-371.1(B), based on evidence that the woman’s 17-year-old daughter lived in conditions of “squalor” in the home they shared. The daughter’s probation officer visited the home to ensure the daughter was complying with conditions of her release. She found the house ...

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