San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a $4 million payout to settle a lawsuit brought against the city by the twin brother of a girl who was beaten and starved to death after San Francisco officials placed the children in foster care with their aunt. The surviving twin sued the city, Antioch School District and others in 2009 alleging failures in oversight that allowed him to be abused at the hands of his aunt.
By the time you finish reading this, 15 children will have been abused; In the next five minutes, 30 more; Within the next hour, 360 more; And by tonight, close to 8,000+ children will have suffered from abuse, 5 of which will die. Child abuse has increased 134% since 1980 and is now considered a worldwide epidemic. The high jump in child abuse deaths and the shocking increase in statistics highlights the frightening lack of public knowledge.
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