Ultimately, the Eighth Circuit’s decision in ‘Mitchell’ reflects that the removal of the children from their father’s custody was not unlawful given the evidence of physical harm to the children and the government’s “compelling interest in protecting minor children, especially when it is necessary to protect them from their parents.”


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