• Connecticut Appellate Court
  • Per Curiam
In connection with a petition to terminate parental rights and under Connecticut General Statutes §17a-112(j), the Department of Children and Families was required to prove in the trial court, as stated in the 2011 Connecticut Supreme Court case of In re: Anvahnay S., "either that it has made reasonable efforts to reunify or, alternatively, that the parent is unwilling or unable to benefit from reunification efforts."