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Two Strangers Come Up With Proposed 'Sherin's Law', In Hopes To Take It To State Level

The death of the little 3-year-old Sherin Matthews has brought two strangers together who have taken interest in the case to come up with the proposed law “Sherin’s Law”. 181 more words

Features

Yes, A System Should be Judged by One Case

“A system should not be judged by one case, no matter how sad or sensational,” said Joette Katz, Commissioner of Connecticut Department of Children and Families (DCF) Katz’ words were reported by the… 777 more words

Child Welfare

Report: It's Not Just the Law, it's the Right Thing to Do

As an adult who has done various kinds of work with youths, I’ve been a mandated reporter several times over. Mandated reporters are what they sound like: people who work with children, who are legally mandated to report suspected child abuse. 965 more words

A potentially lifesaving algorithm in Allegheny County, PA

In August 2016, Allegheny County Pennsylvania (which includes Pittsburgh)  became the first US jurisdiction to use a predictive algorithm to screen every call to the child abuse and neglect hotline. 1,037 more words

Child Welfare

My Semi-Controlled Nightmare

“Can you tell me why you did that, Latisha?”

Ron Fielding was sitting in the Elementary School Principal’s office in a chair opposite the six-year-old girl. 3,328 more words

Short Story

Mom who took son to doctors 323 times charged after they determine he's not sick

DALLAS (AP) — A woman, who records show took her eight-year-old son to Texas hospitals and pediatric centers more than 320 times, has been arrested and charged with injury to a child with serious bodily injury. 269 more words

World

DEMONOLOGY EVIL SPIRITS IN THE BIBLE Old Testament New Testament: Satan, Demons, The Antichrist, The End Times (The Demonology Series Book 9) Free Download

DEMONOLOGY EVIL SPIRITS IN THE BIBLE Old Testament New Testament: Satan, Demons, The Antichrist, The End Times (The Demonology Series Book 9)

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