KING-5: Senate considers help for foster kids after KING 5 series

Lawmakers in Olympia are considering a bill aimed at protecting the rights of abused and neglected children in Washington state. The proposal, SB 6126, sponsored by the Chair of the Senate Human Services and Corrections Committee, Sen. Steve O’Ban (R-University Place) was drafted after reporting by the KING 5 Investigators.

The series of reports, “Fostering Justice,” exposed how Washington law lags behind the country in providing legal advocates for foster children. Click the video to watch or click here to read the full story at