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FEDERAL JUDGE ORDERS SWEEPING CHANGES TO FOSTER-CARE SYSTEM IN TEXAS (01.19.18)

A judge on Friday ordered Texas to make sweeping changes to its foster-care system, two years after she found it unconstitutionally broken.

January 19, 2018|Media Articles, Texas|
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FEDERAL JUDGE SAYS TEXAS STILL NEEDS OVERSIGHT TO FIX ITS “BROKEN” FOSTER CARE SYSTEM (01.19.18)

A federal judge has ruled Texas will continue to need oversight of how it care for vulnerable children, even after sweeping legislative changes last year.

January 19, 2018|Media Articles, Texas|

AS CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION LEAVES, PROGRESS ON CHILD WELFARE REFORM STALLS (01.12.18)

A Better Childhood, Inc. Executive Director Marcia Lowry, whose 1999 lawsuit against the state led to the court monitoring, said she's "disheartened" and "discouraged" by the state's performance.

January 12, 2018|Media Articles, New Jersey|
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