➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway NJ:
NJ: Judge ended supervision 2 months before Newark boy was beaten to death in home
NJ.com – November 10, 2016
Less than two months before a 7-year-old boy died in Newark and his mother and her live-in boyfriend were charged in connection with his death, a judge denied a request by child welfare investigators to extend state supervision of the family, according to the state’s top child welfare official.
Also: State knew of abuse allegations before Newark boy’s death, sources say: http://www.nj.com/essex/index.ssf/2016/10/state_looked_into_abuse_allegations_before_newark.html