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Training needed for child protectors

More and better training is needed to help the people who work to protect children and prevent child abuse. Testimony at a Senate hearing Wednesday revealed many police officers and social workers have little or no college-level training in how ...

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Schumer calls for bus safety legislation

In light of a fatal bus crash in the Southern Tier on Sunday, U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer renewed his push for legislation to strengthen bus safety and driver training, while continuing his pursuit of a public bus-safety rating system for potential riders to reduce the number of low-fare bus crashes and related fatalities.

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ABA seeks to improve indigent defense

The U.S. Department of Justice Bureau of Justice Assistance this week awarded the American Bar Association a grant to work on a National Indigent Defense Training and Technical Assistance Project, designed to result ...

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