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Wednesday’s Children and the Law News Roundup

Syria’s War Children Will Grow Up Illiterate, UN Warns, Huffington Post The conflict that has ravaged Syria for more than 2 1/2 years has hit the country’s children hard. Out of an estimated 93,000 killed, around 7,000 are children below the age of 15. Tens of thousands are believed to have been wounded. Hundreds of […]

New Poverty Stats: What They Mean and How Texas Compares Nationally

After CPPP’s “Kids Count” report about Texas children was released a few weeks ago (covered here by Chloe), some new sobering statistics were released about the state of children around the nation. The U.S. Census Bureau released a report detailing the number of people in the United States living in poverty and without health insurance. Here’s […]