Child Welfare Lawsuits Combined

Child Welfare Lawsuits Combined (WXIN-TV FOX59 / January 4, 2010)

Both lawsuits were filed last month. That's when the department of child services announced plans to cut payments for shelter, food and other basic care.

One suit was filed by a coalition of agencies that care for children in state custody.

The other was filed by the ACLU of Indiana.