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Despite Connecticut’s great wealth, one in ten children lives in poverty

Child Poverty in Connecticut: January 2009 Connecticut is one of the wealthiest states in the nation, which compounded with its highly skilled workforce, makes the cost of living very high.1 The state was one of three states in the nation … Continue reading

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Early Violent Death Among Delinquent Youth: A Prospective Longitudinal Study

Published online June 1, 2005 PEDIATRICS Vol. 115 No. 6 June 2005, pp. 1586-1593 (doi:10.1542/peds.2004-1459)   Objective. Youth processed in the juvenile justice system are at great risk for early violent death. Groups at greatest risk, ie, racial/ethnic minorities, male … Continue reading

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