Category Archives: In the News

Child abuse death rate up 71 percent (A 1999 report)


AUSTIN – Child abuse and neglect in Texas led to 176 deaths last year, up some 71 percent from the year before, according to a report released Wednesday. Source: Child abuse death rate up 71 percent | Amarillo.com | Amarillo … Continue reading

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Texas’ Native American Heritage Bill Opens Old Wounds


Within hours of the announcement that HB-825 having been sent to Gov. Abbott for signing, a concerned grandmother was contacting Angel Eyes over Texas (AEovrT). Corrine Walker has not seen or heard any news of her 3 grandchildren in close … Continue reading

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Doc Greene Speaks Briefly on CPS


In response to our piece, Death Hurts; Child Deaths due to Abuse Even More, Doc Greene of Raging Elephants Radio did a short segment on CPS. As usual Doc presented a very heart wrenching follow up to our article. He  began … Continue reading

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Death Hurts; Child Deaths due to Abuse Even More


  Updated: Feb 2, 2015 Nothing hurts more than the untimely death of a child. Add to that the fact that they died at the hands of another and it becomes unbearable. This week the murder trial for Melinda Lynn … Continue reading

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Texas Health and Human Services Under Fire


Raging Elephants Radio broadcast activist Heidi Hansing opened her January 21, 2015 show discussing problems within the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC). During the first segment she touched on a Watchdogwire article written by yours truly that touched … Continue reading

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Who ticked Leonard Henderson off this badly?


Last evening, a fellow advocate and myself were discussing advocacy. We made mention of how many were all about the complete destruction of CPS as a whole; while others recognize the need for a child protection system, but the current … Continue reading

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CPS does little to earn public trust – San Antonio Express-News


CPS does little to earn public trust – San Antonio Express-News. Most Texans have become rather discussed with CPS. This article briefly touches on that. Sort of a catch-22 dammed if you do dammed if you don’t situation. Thus the … Continue reading

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Caseworker Fired for Refusing to Place a Child in an Abusive Home


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Lawsuit against Deval Patrick, Health and Human Services secretary, Department of Children and Families commissioner takes aim at foster care system


This needs to happen in every county of the country. It is time to take back our children published: Sunday, November 28, 2010, 4:47 PM By Stephanie Barry, The Republican http://www.masslive.com/news/index.ssf/2010/11/lawsuit_against_deval_patrick.html SPRINGFIELD – The state’s foster care system is a … Continue reading

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Yuba social worker sentenced in molestation plot


I had to read this story twice when I found it posted in a friend’s page. I read it twice to make sure I really understood what this caseworkere and then read it again to let it soak in. This … Continue reading

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