Cassaundra Brown and Warnell Ludington are caught in desperate fight for their babies with DCFS, the child protective services department in Illinois, over what they believe in their hearts is a misdiagnosis. Cassaundra says, “I can’t even believe this is happening.”
The crux of the twins’ removal from their parents allegedly lies in an accusation of Shaken Baby Syndrome, a diagnosis which is surrounded by growing skepticism by medical experts, and which does not take into account Arianna’s history of medical complications since her birth.
Vitamin D Deficiency and 5 Vaccines Given on One Day
At 2 months of age, they received the DTaP, Polio, Hepatitis B, Hib, and Pneumococcal vaccines all on the same day, May 15
Family Wants Public Awareness and Support
The adjudicatory hearing, or trial, is set for mid-March, and has already been rescheduled three times. The family has a facebook page:
AriannaDominick Medically Kidnapped (FACEBOOK)
The Governor of Illinois is Pat Quinn. Contact him here.
The State Senator for the Family is Linda Holmes. Contact her here.
The State Representative for the Family is Stephanie A Kifowit. Contact her here.
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VLA Comment: The good news is that the “innocence project” is onto the Shaken Baby Syndrome. Kent Simmons, in Iowa, just exonerated a parent of a 3 week old. The Innocence Project has office all over the US.