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August 23, 2014 2:51 PM

Kansas uses more rigorous evidence standard for child abuse than other states

Most states use a “preponderance of evidence” standard in cases of child abuse and neglect. Kansas’ standard to substantiate allegations of abuse and neglect is clear and convincing, a more rigorous and more difficult standard to prove.

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