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Panel leader Christine Ferguson and Governor Mitt Romney yesterday.

Agencies' failure cited in girl's case

Mass. panel urges more help for DSS

By Patricia Wen
Globe Staff / March 22, 2006

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Twelve-year-old Haleigh Poutre was nearly killed by chronic child abuse and then almost died from a premature decision to remove life support, because flawed or insufficient information was given to the state agencies, medical centers, and court systems that were supposed to protect her, a governor's investigative panel said yesterday. (Full article: 1019 words)

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