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The Cost to Society

While the human costs of such abuse can never truly be measured, the economic costs are staggering: a national study estimates dealing with the devastation of child abuse and neglect places a burden of more than $1,400 on every American family—and that figure doesn’t take into account the impact of bullying or the impact of Internet-related abuse.