Child Protection Task Force Recommends More Than 90 ChangesA task force charged with finding ways to protect Minnesota's children has come up with more than 90 recommendations.
Senate Sends Dayton 1st Bill Tightening Child-Protection LawChild-protection legislation inspired by the maltreatment death of a 4-year-old boy is close to becoming law after unanimous Senate approval. The bill marks the first of what could be several changes from a task force review following Eric Dean's death.
Lawmakers Criticize Minn. Child Protection SystemMinnesota lawmakers are outlining their proposals to change the state's child protection system. Four legislators were rolling out a plan Wednesday. They serve on a task force Gov. Mark Dayton created after media reports of bureaucratic faults in the death of a 4-year-old boy.
Lawmakers Looking To Overhaul Child Protection SystemMinnesota lawmakers are moving quickly to overhaul the state's child protection system.
GOP Ties Toddler's Death To DaytonMinnesota Republicans are using the death of an abused child in their latest attack on Gov. Mark Dayton.
Gov. Dayton Attends 1st Meeting For Child Abuse Task ForceGov. Mark Dayton took part in the first meeting of the Governor's Task Force on the Protection of Children Monday morning. The Task Force is made up of legislators, county representatives, children's advocates, attorneys and child protection experts from across the state.
In Wake Of Boy's Abuse Death, Changes Come To Child Protection After a 4-year-old Pope County boy died last February as a result of child abuse, the state is taking a closer look at the child protection system.