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Law requires employers to act in suspected child abuse cases

Penn State University football coach Joe Paterno has been fired. The long-time coach's dismissal follows revelations he knew about child sex abuse The law requires employers to act but it also requires everyone to report any cases of suspect child abuse.

Anne Pfeiffer, Executive Director of Pat's Place Child Advocacy Center in Charlotte said it's always safer to err on the side of the child.

"People have a tendency, I think today, is not to want to get involved. But the reality is it's the law," said Pfeiffer...

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