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IN RE CELINE R., F040063

A new statutory exception based upon sibling relationships, Welfare & Institutions Code section 366.26 (c)(1)(E), to the presumption that adoption is the preferred permanent plan for dependent children, does not impose a duty on either the court or the social services agency to address its applicability.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 09/30/2002
  • Published 09/30/2002



  • California Court of Appeal


  • For Appellant:
  • John L. Dodd, Tustin, under appointment by the Court of Appeal, for Appellants.

  • For Appellees:
  • B.C. Barmann, Sr., County Counsel and Susan M. Gill, Deputy County Counsel, Plaintiff and Respondent., No appearance for Defendants and Respondents.
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