[Photo: E. Pröls / CitizenGO]
Amy Jakobsen is an American citizen who lives in Norway. In July 2013 her worst nightmare began. Without any warning, the Norwegian Child Welfare Services known as ‚Barnevernet‘ accompanied by police knocked at her door, saying that her 19-month-old son Tyler had to be taken to a hospital for an examination immediately. Follow Jo Hoffmann and Björn Korf in this new Video as they discuss a horrible case of Child abduction by the Norwegian state.
Abducted by the State
by Step up 4 Children’s Rights; 01/2019
CitizenGo has launched a Petition to support Amy in her fight to get her child back. We at Step up 4 Children’s Rights were able to have international Lawyers review Amy’s case documents. CitizenGo was able to launch this Petition based on the report of these Lawyers. Please follow the link below or in the menue to sign the petition. Tyler must be returned to his mother as quickly as possible.
[Photo: Bjørnevåg / private]
This short video explains the case
In September of 2016 Amy shared her story at the “Save the children” Symposium in Vienna / Austria. She was interviewed by Dr. Gudrun Kugler. Dr. Kugler is an Austrian Politician, who holds Masters degrees in law and women’s studies and a doctorate in international Law. In 1999 she earned her Master’s of Theological Studies on Marriage and the Family.
Marius Reikeras is a Human Rights activist from Norway. Listen to what he has to say from a legal perspective.
This video was taken at a protest against Barnevernet in July 2016. Amy still hasn’t got her child back. Hear what she has to say:
This may sound unbelievable and ridiculous, but it is true. On July 23rd 2013 sweet 19 months old Tyler was taken away by Barnevernet over a nursing issue. This video explaines the story: