The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania held that a court must examine the strength of the existing emotional bond between the natural parent and the child before involuntarily terminating parental rights.
In re E.M., 620 A.2d 481 (Pa. 1993).
Kelley A. Morrone,
Family Law - Involuntary Termination of Parental Rights - Mental Incapacity,
Duq. L. Rev.
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