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Op-Ed Calls for Solutions to Violence Against Children

April 23, 2012

Defending Childhood Initiative logoThe Detroit Free Press has published an op-ed written by Robert Listenbee Jr., Chief of the Juvenile Unit of the Defender Association of Philadelphia and co-chair of the Attorney General’s National Task Force on Children Exposed to Violence, urging solutions to violence against children. The op-ed runs in conjunction with the Defending Childhood Task Force public hearing being held April 23-24, 2012, in Detroit, Michigan.

Read the op-ed online.


Read the op-ed at www.freep.com/article/20120419/OPINION05/204190437/Guest-commentary-Be-part-of-the-solution-to-violence-against-children.

Learn more about the Attorney General’s Task Force on Children Exposed to Violence at www.justice.gov/defendingchildhood/task-force.html.

Learn more about the Defending Childhood Initiative at www.justice.gov/defendingchildhood.


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