PROTECTIVE PARENT – SANDRA GRAZZINI RUCKI – JAILED
FIVE CHILDREN SENT TO CUSTODY OF ACCUSED ABUSER
Michael Volpe – Journalist/Author/Guest
Sandra Grazzini Rucki – Protective Parent/Guest
Beginning in 2011 David Rucki was accused of multiple forms of child abuse and
A court order from Judge Knutsen forced Sandra Grazzini Rucki from her home,
forbidding her to have any contact with her husband and five children, granting temporary custody of the five children to a maternal aunt, who moved into the home at the judges order, to assist David Rucki.
Despite the Orders of Judge Knutsent, four of the five children ran from the home.
On April 19, 2013, two daughters ran from the home and were maintained at a horse ranch, secreted away from their father, for more than two years,
During the Custody trial, evidence of abuse was denied and secreted. Seventy Five percent of evidence to be presented was totally suppressed, as the lawyer defending mother and children was placed under arrest, forced to proceed in court, strapped to a wheelchair, placed in leg irons, handcuffs, denied access to notes, glasses, writing material in the course of defending her client.
Sandra Grazzini Rucki was convicted of six felonies, sentenced to multiple years of jail and probation. The children were returned to their accused abuser and are said to have been held incommunicado since their mother was removed as the children’s custodian.