Seen 'n Heard - Jun,
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TOM "GREGORY" FINUCANE FILES TORT CLAIM AGAINST IDAHO
On April 24, 1996, acting through Sandpoint, Idaho attorney James H. Paulsen, Thomas "Gregory" Finucane filed a $1,000,000 Tort Claim
against the State of Idaho. Finucane was the head of Eagle Mountain Outpost during a dispute with Idaho Health and Welfare several
years ago. The dispute was settled in a Stipulation for Consent Judgement and Consent Judgement. Part of the terms was the records
would be sealed. It is claimed that Idaho violated the terms of this Court Order by releasing boxes of information to Montana without
going through legal channels. Tom "Gregory" Finucane is currently in a legal battle with Montana authorities over their closing down
Rocky Top Academy.
THE FUNCTIONAL FAMILY OPENS
Joan Heller Barris, with 23 years experience as a therapist and consultant, and Bertram Silvernam, an educational consultant for over
20 years, have opened an Educational Consulting Service called The Functional Family in Northbrook, Illinois. For more information,
call 847.480.1644 or 847.432.0615. Joan can also be contacted at email@example.com.
TEEN RECOVERY STRATEGIES
Phillip and Deborah Trounstine have established a business in San Jose, California to provide "Assessment and Guided Referrals for
At- Risk and Out-of-Control Teens." Deborah is a licensed marriage and family therapist with a practice in San Jose, and Philip is
a journalist with experience as a camp counselor, group therapist, teacher and lecturer. They can be contacted at 408- 554-8676 or
YOUTH ASSIST INC. FORMED
Michael Montreuil, Executive Vice-President of Youth Assist Inc. announced the formation of their transport business. Headquartered
in Huntington Beach, California, they emphasize they have set high standards in "safely retrieving adolescents, escorting juveniles
to chosen programs and guiding families through this highly emotional period." They can be contacted at 1-800-386-8336.
DIANE FLAHERTY, OREGON ED. CONSULTANT
Headquartered in Junction City, Oregon. Diane Flaherty is an Educational Consultant specializing in Residential Placement. She can
be contacted at 503-998-8278 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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