The boy they couldn't save

Aug 31, 2014 Read more: Star Tribune

Special report: On 15 occasions, day-care workers and others told Pope County authorities that they suspected Eric Dean was being hurt.

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John Nelson

Excelsior, MN

#1 Aug 31, 2014
The boy they didn't care enough to rescue would be a better title. Why aren't the child protection workers on trial for child neglect? Was anyone terminated? How could fifteen child protection reports be ignored? What does it mean when they say that the reports were screened out?
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Saint Paul, MN

#2 Sep 1, 2014
Obviously not much has changed since the 1970's. Reports back then also and nothing was done, and the workers will never be held accountable. What is that term? The kid fell between the cracks. It's pitiful.

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