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Resource ID: #12247
Subject: Children
Source: Courant (Hartford, Conn.)
Date: March 25 - 27


The Hartford Courant investigated the child abuse situation in Connecticut and reporting its findings in a three-part series that includes the following sections: 1) The state's child protection agency has been hit-or-miss about checking the criminal histories of adults in households with children under the supervision of state social workers; 2) Stress is a major factor that pushes parents into child abuse; but two of three children who died this month were allegedly killed by their mother's boyfriends; 3) The state looks at a system to model Missouri law that helps track child abuse.

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