Reports on child deaths in Kansas available online
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10/20/2013 11:33 AM
Each Monday, The Eagle highlights a government record that is available to the public. Open records help people keep government in check and help them better understand how government affects their lives.
For a complete list of You Oughta Know columns, go to www.kansas.com/oughta.
The records: Annual reports issued by the Kansas State Child Death Review Board. The board reviews deaths of children from birth to age 17 and looks for trends and patterns that identify risk factors.
Why you’d want them: To learn more about child deaths across the state. Annual reports going back to 2006 are online.
Where you get it: Go online to http://ag.ks.gov/about-the-office/affiliated-orgs/scdrb.
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