Court decision returns Lev Tahor children to parents
A Quebec court has ordered 14 children of the ultra-Orthodox Jewish sect Lev Tahor into foster care.
Published Tuesday, December 17, 2013 5:02PM EST
Last Updated Tuesday, December 17, 2013 5:25PM EST
Children belonging to the Jewish sect Lev Tahor will be returned to their parents with conditions, after being taken into protective custody by Chatham-Kent Children's Services last week.
CTV’s Rich Garton was at a Chatham-Kent courthouse where a decision was made Tuesday, to return the children to their families. Two children were removed by child services on Thursday.
In November, 40 families from the Lev Tahor group fled Quebec and re-located to Chatham amid a social services investigation. A Quebec court has ordered 14 children from this ultra-orthodox Jewish group into foster care