Samantha Melamed

Journalist (Pennsylvania)
Staff Writer at Philadelphia Inquirer.

Links: @samanthamelamed | (Current as of: February 27, 2017)


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Why Philly went after a domestic-violence victim for thousands in child support

Samantha Melamed
Philadelphia Inquirer
February 26, 2017
In fact, it reflects standard practice in Philadelphia, whose Department of Human Services (DHS) removes children from their homes at a rate much higher than most big U.S. cities and collects nearly $2 million per year in child support from their parents.

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