Category: Mandatory Reporting

March 21, 2017 Abuse and Neglect Attorney

  Currently under Michigan law, there is a very specific list of people who are considered to be ┬ámandated reporters of child abuse. That means that they are legally required to report any child abuse or neglect to the appropriate agency, such as child protective services, law enforcement, or Michigan’s toll-free child abuse reporting hotline…

February 8, 2016 Abuse and Neglect Attorney

  One of the issues that has been raised since the death of Mackenzie Maison and the trial of her parents, Andrew and Hilery Maison, is the issue of mandatory reporting. Specifically, whether or not relatives should be legally required to report child abuse.