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    Jan 19, 2017, 09:58 PM
    Guardianship
    I was told that DHS has to approve guardianship of my grandchild in DHS custody and that a judge can't override it because of Oklahoma laws... Is this true?
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    Jan 20, 2017, 12:13 AM
    Yes, DHS has to approve guardianship. They need to be sure the child is placed in a safe environment.
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    Jan 20, 2017, 02:35 PM
    Yes. Plus most likely they may have to pass a background test if not blood related.

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