The primary issue before us is the validity of the statutory standard of proof in a proceeding under article 10 of the Family Court Act, authorizing the Family Court to make a finding of child abuse on the basis of a preponderance of the evidence (Family Ct Act, § 1046, subd [b], par [i]). Respondent was found to have committed an act of abuse upon his 11-year-old daughter, based almost entirely on her testimony at the hearing concerning...
MATTER OF LINDA C
86 A.D.2d 356 (1982)
In the Matter of Linda C., Alleged to be an Abused Child. Robert M. Toft, as Commissioner of The Tioga County Department of Social Services, Respondent; Robert C., Appellant
Appellate Division of the Supreme Court of the State of New York, Third Department.https://leagle.com/images/logo.png
May 13, 1982
May 13, 1982
Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Friedlander, Friedlander & Reizes (
MAHONEY, P. J., MAIN, YESAWICH, JR., and WEISS, JJ., concur.
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