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Mia Storm, 32, stands on her balcony as she recounts her childhood in the foster care system. Storm suffered physical and sexual abuse while in foster care from 1988 until 2002, when she turned 18 and was emancipated.

Mia Storm, 32, stands on her balcony as she recounts her childhood in the foster care system. Storm suffered physical and sexual abuse while in foster care from 1988 until 2002, when she turned 18 and was emancipated.

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  • A new report shows rates of child abuse in Oregon’s foster care system are rising. We hear the story of Mia Storm, who is coming to terms with her own time in foster care. And we hear from Brittany Hope, a young woman who is still in the foster care system.

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