Texas Claims Foster Child Care Abuses Were ‘Cherry-Picked’

The Fifth Circuit on Thursday heard Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s office defend his state’s foster child care system by saying that attorneys for the class of 12,000 foster kids “cherry-picked” a dozen tragic cases of foster care abuse, rather than using a random sample.

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Toy Maker Settles Suit Over Hack of Kids’ Personal Data

The federal government said Monday that it settled the first children’s privacy case involving internet-connected toys with a Hong Kong electronics company accused of collecting personal information from millions of kids without parental consent and failing to safeguard the data against a massive cyberattack.

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