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Rethinking Consent Decrees: How Federal-Court Decrees in Child Welfare Can Harm Those They Are Supposed to Help and Upset the Federal-State Balance

@inproceedings{Bursch2016RethinkingCD,
  title={Rethinking Consent Decrees: How Federal-Court Decrees in Child Welfare Can Harm Those They Are Supposed to Help and Upset the Federal-State Balance},
  author={John Bursch and Maura D. Corrigan},
  year={2016}
}

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