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Parental Rights Now! Action Packet


Due to high demand, we are providing the contents of our "Parental Rights Now! Action Packets" from our September 20 event here.
The files are in .pdf format.  Obtain a free copy of Adobe Acrobat Reader.  

Packet Cover (1 page)

Lists those most accountable for the assault on families, as well as possible parental rights resources in Utah.

Family Survival Information (2 pages, tri-panel brochure)

What will you do when DCFS knocks?  Learn how you can respond to DCFS attack techniques and how you can prevent your children from becoming the next casualties in the war on Utah families.

Top Legislative Reforms & The Power of Citizens (2 pages)

What laws must change in order for parental rights to be restored in Utah?  What can citizens do?

Letter from AG Shurtleff to Clergy (1 page)

Learn why doctors (and clergy) are afraid to tie their shoes for fear of losing their license and being charged with a Class B Misdemeanor.

What is Your Legislator Saying? (1 page)

An example of the supreme arrogance of your state legislators.  If you, the employer, threaten to fire a legislator for making political decisions you don't agree with, he, the employee, could attempt to charge you with Class A Misdemeanor.

Official Speak Guide (3 pages)

What does your elected official really mean when he reacts to your attempts to hold him accountable?  Learn how to circumnavigate his roadblocks. Also available with hyperlinks in our Citizen Library/Citizen Training section.

Citizen Resolution 1: Restoring Parental Rights (2 pages)

Collect signatures from your family, friends, co-workers, and neighbors, and join in a state-wide educational action-campaign to restore the parental rights.  Make multiple copies and hand deliver, mail, or fax a copy of them to one or more of the following elected officials:

Governor Michael Leavitt
210 State Capitol Bldg
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Phone: 801-538-1000
Toll-free: 800-705-2464
Fax: 801-538-1528
E-mail: governor@state.ut.us
Attorney General Mark Shurtleff:
236 State Capitol Bldg
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Main number: (801) 538-9600
Main fax: (801) 538-1121
Main e-mail: uag@utah.gov
Senate President Alma Mansell
319 State Capitol Bldg
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Home: (801) 942-6019
Office: (801) 563-7600
Fax: (801) 563-7847
E-mail: amansell@utahsenate.org
House Speaker Marty Stephens
318 State Capitol Bldg
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Home: (801) 731-5346
Work: (801) 538-1930
Fax: (801) 538-1908
E-mail: martystephens@utah.gov
Salt Lake County District Attorney David Yocom
Phone: (801) 468-3300
Fax: (801) 468-2985
E-mail: districtatty@co.slc.ut.us
Your Senator and Representative
If you need help finding your legislator, visit our elected official contact page.

Please let us know at info@accountabilityutah.org which of your elected officials have received one or more of the signed resolutions.  It would also be helpful to know the number of citizens who signed your resolution(s) as we collectively begin to apply political pressure.

General Session Performance Report

Learn which legislators need the most pressure and which simply need the boot!  See best print layout.

Additional Information

For additional information on DCFS abuses and the past incompetence of your elected officials in dealing with this issue, see, "Utah Legislature Declares War on Your Family!"  This alert provides supporting evidence,  including links to pertinent state statutes to assist citizens in quickly learning some of the basics of this fight.  Stay tuned as more startling information is coming!

Also be aware of the Parental & Family Rights section of the Issues & Alerts page, and the Family Rights Task Force.



If you have comments or suggestions, please email us at info@accountabilityutah.org.



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