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Kent County, DE: Sailor seeks pro bono assistance to seek guardianship over minor sister who is being sexually abused by her mother's boyfriend

Monday, April 19, 2021

  • Location: Kent County
  • Organization: ABA Military Pro Bono Project (Delaware)
  • Contact:
    Rachael Derham
    3129885728
  • Case Number: 22894

A Navy servicemember seeks pro bono assistance with a guardianship matter. The sailor’s minor sister currently lives with her mother and her mother’s boyfriend. The mother struggles with drug addiction, and her boyfriend has sexually abused the minor child. The child is a teenager, and has expressed to her sister, the sailor, that she feels very unsafe in the home and would like to live with the sailor. The sailor seeks pro bono assistance to seek guardianship over her sister for her safety. 

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