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Mother Of Murdered Girl Files Lawsuit Against Oklahoma DHS

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The mother of 5-year-old Serenity Deal files a lawsuit against the Department of Human Services. The young girl died while in the custody of her father.

Samantha Deal, who's serving time for child molestation, is asking for a million dollars for herself and a million more for each of her two remaining daughters.

Just before Serenity's 2011 beating death, DHS released her from foster care and placed her with her father, Sean Brooks.

8/10/2011 Related Story: DHS Releases Report On Serenity Deal's Death

He plead guilty to second-degree murder in December was sentenced to life in prison.

12/2/2012 Related Story: Oklahoma City Dad Pleads Guilty In Death Of Serenity Deal

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