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Experts address what's next for troubled girls in Iowa. Where should they go?

posted on February 7, 2014 04:38 PM

Experts address what's next for troubled girls in Iowa. Where should they go? Play Video Jane Hudson, the executive director of Disability Rights Iowa, the organization that blew the whistle on problems at the Iowa Juvenile Home in Toledo, says troubled girls should not be sent there. She says the facility is not prepared, and it will take years to fix the problems that exist.... Watch Story

Jane Hudson: Current legislation for Iowa Juvenile Home is a jobs bill

posted on February 7, 2014 04:37 PM

Jane Hudson: Current legislation for Iowa Juvenile Home is a jobs bill Play Video Jane Hudson, executive director of Disability Rights Iowa, says all stakeholders need to be involved in finding a solution for the Iowa Juvenile Home. She says she views current legislation as a jobs bill, not necessarily a plan that is based in sound clinical practice for treating youth. Jerry... Watch Story

Why Iowans should care about the girls served by Iowa Juvenile Home

posted on February 7, 2014 04:36 PM

Why Iowans should care about the girls served by Iowa Juvenile Home Play Video Drake Law Professor Jerry Foxhoven, who served on the Iowa Juvenile Home task force created by Governor Branstad, says the girls who end up at facilities like the Iowa Juvenile Home are the future of Iowa, and if we can help them succeed, the state will be better for it. He says the state has been... Watch Story

Dave Nagle: Iowa Juvenile Home reports distorted, misunderstood

posted on February 7, 2014 04:35 PM

Dave Nagle: Iowa Juvenile Home reports distorted, misunderstood Play Video Former Congressman Dave Nagle grew up in Toledo near the Iowa Juvenile Home and has volunteered there. He says recent reports about the home have been distorted and don't focus enough on the things that have been done right, such as educational progress of the residents. He says staff members go... Watch Story

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