Reporting Holds Michigan's Child Welfare System Accountable

Kresnak, Jack
June 2003
Nieman Reports;Summer2003, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p105
Highlights the impact of news stories about missing foster children reported by the newspaper 'Detroit Free Press' on the child welfare system in Michigan. Response of Michigan Family Independence Agency to an article on missing foster children; Decision of the court on access to confidential files of foster children; Creation of the juvenile justice beat inside Free Press.


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