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Courts, Congress, and HHS ignore duty to protect children according to a new report

This March 10, 2012, family photo provided by Jan Collins shows  Gordon Collins-Faunce's son, Lucas Henderson, at the infant's grandparents' home in Wilton, Maine. Gordon Collins-Faunce, was convicted of murdering his 10-week-old son, Ethan Henderson, on May 8, 2012. The child’s death raised questions about the Maine Department of Health and Human Services' handling of the case. (AP Photo/Courtesy Collins Family)
This March 10, 2012, family photo provided by Jan Collins shows Gordon Collins-Faunce's son, Lucas Henderson, at the infant's grandparents' home in Wilton, Maine. Gordon Collins-Faunce, was convicted of murdering his 10-week-old son, Ethan Henderson, on May 8, 2012. The child’s death raised questions about the Maine Department of Health and Human Services' handling of the case. (AP Photo/Courtesy Collins Family)

The federal government abandons its legal duty to protect vulnerable children, according to the report “Shame on U.S.,” released Jan. 27. All 50 states fall...




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