Caseworker: Runaway, parents must talk religion

A case-management plan filed on Monday said Rifqa Bary and her parents should hear what each has to say about Islam and Christianity as a step towards possible reunification: the plan also calls for finding other relatives or nonrelatives that Rifqa could be placed with if reunification with her parents isn’t a possibility.



Grade: C

Number of Women and Girls At Risk: 25,000

Status: Existing Legislation Needs Strengthening

Improve by adding: Prosecuting parents/guardian, felony offense