Foster Care

A federal court in Arizona certified a “Medicaid subclass,” in a civil rights suit brought on behalf of children in the state’s foster care system, finding the class has sufficiently alleged that certain policies in the system put children at risk of not receiving necessary physical, dental and behavioral health services.

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Environmentalists Fight to Reinstate Mercury Rule

Hours after his inauguration, President Donald Trump issued a directive that led the Environmental Protection Agency to pull back new regulations aimed at limiting the discharge of toxic mercury. Now the Natural Resources Defense Council claims in a federal action that the maneuver should be vacated for violations of agency procedure.

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