However, that attention may have allowed emotion to take over the facts of the case, said Zug, the legal expert. However, Veronica has been with her biological father more than a year now, and taking her out of that environment may not be in her best interest, Zug said.
‘‘People think, ‘How can this happen? This must be wrong,'’’ she said. ‘‘They just see a 2-year-old taken from loving home.’’
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