Lawsuit filed against three DHS caseworkers after death of 8-year-old special needs child

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MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — A lawsuit has been filed in Mobile County’s Circuit Court involving three Department of Human Resources case workers. The lawsuit stems from the 2018 death of LeBrawn Rankin, an 8-year-old child with cerebral palsy. The state was investigating the well-being of Rankin at the urging of his school. He died in April of 2018.

You can read more about Rankin’s death and the investigation here.


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