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Sun-Times/WBEZ Investigation: Did the system fail dead baby girl from Elgin?

Elghouse where Jillian Kalous was abused before she died.

Elgin house where Jillian Kalous was abused before she died.

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Updated: November 16, 2013 4:00PM



Investigators first suspected something was wrong inside 3-month-old Jillian Kalous’ home in 2012 when she was admitted to Sherman Hospital in Elgin with multiple broken bones. The DCFS investigated, determining that the infant and her brother both were at “substantial risk of abuse.”

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