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June 28, 2014

40% of SC child-welfare workers bear heavy caseloads

Forty percent of child-welfare workers in South Carolina have caseloads higher than the 17 cases a month that national experts recommend. That is far higher than portrayed to a state Senate panel earlier this year.

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