Alexandria Hill paid the price for a state contractor’s under abundance of caution in vetting the family they trusted with her care. Hill was only 2 when she died July 31 in a Rockdale hospital.
The Texas Mentor foster care agency has a $10 million contract with the state to place children in foster homes. Yet, the agency admitted that it did not do an adequate job of checking the backgrounds of the family in whose care the toddler was placed.
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