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M.D. by next friend Stukenberg v. Abbott; Final order (Case no. 2:11-cv-00084, Texas failed to protect foster children in its care from unreasonable risk of harm). (Link Type: Texas Court Case)
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By U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, Corpus Christi Division
Publication Date: January 19, 2018
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M.D. by her next friend Sarah Stukenberg v. Greg Abbott; Notice of Appeal (Case no. 2:11-cv-00084, Defendant's notice of appeal to 5th Circuit). (Link Type: Federal Court Case)
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By U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas. Corpus Christi Division
Publication Date: January 19, 2018
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M.D. by her next friend, Sarah R. Stukenberg et al. vs. Greg Abbott; Defendants' objections to Special Masters' recommmendations (Case 2:11-cv-00084; class action lawsuit against the Texas foster care system). (Link Type: Federal Court Case)
See: https://static.texastribune.org/media/documents/ObjectionstoSpecialMastersRecommenda....pdf?_ga=2.25...
By U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, Corpus Christi Division
Publication Date: November 21, 2017
M.D. by her next friend, Sarah R. Stukenberg et al. vs. Greg Abbott; Memorandum opinion and verdict of the court (Case 2:11-cv-00084; class action lawsuit against the Texas foster care system). (Link Type: Federal Court Case)
See: http://static.texastribune.org/media/documents/2015.12.17_Opinion.pdf
By U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, Corpus Christi Division
Publication Date: December 17, 2015
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M.D. by next friend Sarah Stukenberg v. Greg Abbott; Appeal from the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas (Case no. 18-40057, Order for administrative stay is granted; Texas foster care system). (Link Type: Federal Court Case)
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By U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Publication Date: January 19, 2018
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Governor Abbott signs legislation reforming Texas foster care system. (Link Type: Press Release)
See: https://gov.texas.gov/news/post/Reforming-Texas-Foster-Care-System
By Governor Greg Abbott
Publication Date: May 31, 2017