July 6, 2011
Parents who thought their home was safe are battling with the state over the custody of their kids, and they believe they’re being punished because they’re poor.
“You shouldn’t take our kids because we’ve fallen on hard times,” said Prince Leonard, a married father of six whose family resides in a northeast Houston storage shed.
The Leonards moved in three years ago after the father, an unemployed welder, was hired as a maintenance worker.
This article was posted: Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at 9:06 am