Texas Officials Knew Foster Children Were Illegally Placed In An Unsafe Shelter. It Didn’t End Until A Whistleblower Came Forward.

State officials knew children were being illegally housed in an unlicensed facility but did not notify the court, despite a mandate from a federal court judge that came as part of a decade-long class-action lawsuit against the state on the behalf of foster children.

By Reese Oxner, The Texas Tribune; radio segment produced by Alexandra Hart May 14, 2021 1:17 pm, , , ,

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For more on Texas Tribune’s reporting on the foster care system, listen to an interview with the Tribune’s Reese Oxner in the audio player above.

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