Disputed progress on child protection at Spirit Lake
Published 01/18/2013, INFORUM
Chairman says situation getting better; critics disagree
FORT TOTTEN, N.D. – In the nearly four months since the federal Bureau of Indian Affairs took over child protection services on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation, tribal and BIA officials say they’re working well together, the system has been made more professional and accountable and reservation children are safer from abusers and sexual predators.
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