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July 15, 2019 - 5:28 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A federal judge on Monday gave preliminary approval to a settlement agreement for a lawsuit alleging that Missouri overmedicated children in foster care with psychotropic drugs. The agreement, which still needs final approval, calls for the state to make systemic changes...
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Debbie Monterrey
April 25, 2019 - 11:26 am
It was a big morning at the Madison County Courthouse in Edwardsville for the Stuart family of Collinsville, as long-time foster parents Lesley and Chad Stuart officially adopted their three children: Matthew, Alex and Kylie. "It's very emotional," said Lesley, before the adoption hearing. "I'm not...
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February 28, 2018 - 7:55 am
For the first time in 15 years, the number of kids in foster care in missouri is rising sharply
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