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State Lawmakers, Advocates Question State’s Child Welfare System

by Devin Katayama November 24, 2011

State representatives and local advocates are asking Gov. Steve Beshear to consider changes to Kentucky’s child welfare system. The request comes after reports of a child’s death uncovered that a state caseworker failed to investigate previous allegations of child abuse. This has led some to question the Cabinet for Health and Family Services, which is […]

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