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Family Assessment and Resources Work Group Meeting 11-20-14

This report on the Governor’s Task Force on Child Protection is part of a blog on the process. The Task Force Work Group for Family Assessment and Resources met 11-20-14 at the Midwest Resource Center at Children’s Hospital in St. … Continue reading

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Influence Without Accountability

The family friendly philosophy that currently dominates child welfare gives very low priority to child safety. That’s why child fatalities have become a problem in Minnesota and other states. Harvard Law Professor Elizabeth Bartholet has documented that two foundations, Annie … Continue reading

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Governor’s Task Force holds fourth meeting November 14th 2014

  This report on the fourth meeting of the Governor’s Task Force on Child Protection is part of an ongoing blog on this process. Overview and Comments The fourth meeting of the Governor’s Task Force was held in the State … Continue reading

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Consider Each Child

The Star Tribune article this week on child fatalities included stories of 56 Minnesota children who died from maltreatment since 2005. Most of these children did not have to die. Their situations were well known to the counties and they … Continue reading

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Governor’s Task Force holds third meeting

This report on the third meeting of the Governor’s Task Force on Child Protection is part of an ongoing blog on this process. Overview and Comments The third meeting of the task force was held in the State Office Building … Continue reading

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