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Fostering Neglect


Texas’ foster care reforms were supposed to fix a deadly system. Instead, they might make it worse.

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Q&A with U.S. Rep. Joaquín Castro

The Observer sat down with Rep. Joaquin Castro in Washington this week to talk about congressional dysfunction, immigration reform, Dan Patrick and his political future.

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The Freedom Files

After spending decades in prison, Dallas exonerees are launching their own detective agency to free innocent people from prison.

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