Skip to main content

DCFS, Lakeshore Hospital sued by public guardian over alleged 'unspeakable acts of sexual abuse' to children

By Chicago Sun-Times  
   December 19, 2019

A lawsuit claims the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services and Chicago Lakeshore Hospital “turned a blind eye” to sexual and physical abuse inflicted upon children at the psychiatric hospital. The 16-count suit, filed in federal court Tuesday by Cook County Public Guardian Charles Golbert, lists DCFS overseers as well as former Lakeshore administrators and nurses among its defendants.

Full story

Get the latest on healthcare leadership in your inbox.