I have a feeling the decision was not about home-schooling but about these parents. And yes, membership in a cult can be an indicator of poor mental health, which will be revealed by a mental health screening.
The two key words in this story, though, are Fox News, whose slogan, as we all know, is Everybody Panic!
Only to those who don't watch it.
I am quite amused that the New York Times blasts Fox News, and yet is aggressively advertising on it.
Not every father has $300 per hour to retain attorneys to ensure that the children's best interests equal to the father's best interests.
And even if they did, that doesn't mean anything. Look at Jack Ryan.