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  • Birth Mother Seeks More Say In Brain-Injured Girl's Care

    03/08/2006 4:41:48 AM PST · by 8mmMauser · 270 replies · 3,082+ views
    TheBostonChannel.com ^ | March 7 | ap
    HOLYOKE, Mass. -- Haleigh Poutre's birth mother is expected to file a court motion seeking more of a say in her daughter's medical care. Allison Avrett plans to appear in Holyoke Juvenile Court on Wednesday. Haleigh, 12, has been hospitalized since police say her adoptive mother and stepfather severely beat her in September. About a week after taking custody of the Westfield girl in September, the Department of Social Services sought permission to remove her from life support.