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The final report on the internal failings of the embattled Massachusetts Department of Children and Families concludes that the agency should not be held responsible for last year's death of 5-year-old Jeremiah Oliver.
Released on Wednesday, the report — written by the Child Welfare League of America at Gov. Deval Patrick's request — also identifies continuing problems with the agency, including under-staffing and outdated policies and protocols.
WBUR’s Sacha Pfeiffer gets details on the report and its recommended changes for DCF.
This segment aired on May 28, 2014.