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Menski Werner.

in Hindu Law

June 2009; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 27307 words.

This chapter discusses the concluding analyses in different sections. The author argues that dismissing Hindu law as a traditional religious system of suppression with no relevance to the...

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Abortion in South Korea: The Law and the Reality

Woong Kyu Sung.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

December 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 11739 words.

About 340,000 abortions are performed annually in South Korea while 440,000 childbirths are reported. These figures raise a host of questions given strict criminal regulations that make...

Abortion, Law, and the Cognitive Map

Naomi Cahn and June Carbone.

in Red Families v. Blue Families

November 2011; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 5399 words.

While contraception is the vital aspect of the blue family model, abortion is the unfortunate yet essential backup. This is in contrast with the red family model wherein the issue of...

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The Absolute Prohibition of Same-sex Marriages in Uganda

Jamil Ddamulira Mujuzi.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

December 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 5267 words.

Before 2005, the Constitution of Uganda provided in Article 31(1) that ‘men and women of the age of eighteen years and above have the right to marry and to found a family ….’ In 2005,...

Abuse and Neglect

Brian H. Bix.

in The Oxford Introductions to U.S. Law

April 2013; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 2346 words.

This chapter examines the doctrines of abuse and neglect, two categories of criminal liability and civil liability terms for when children can be taken from their parents. It begins with an...

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Access to Justice in Family Matters in Post-War Britain

Mavis Maclean.

in Cross Currents

December 2000; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 6226 words.

In 1948, T. H. Marshall argued that the acceptance of state funding for legal services was a necessary condition for the full and equal exercise of civil rights which legitimises Britain’s...

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Acquisition and protection of rights in the family home

Mary Welstead and Susan Edwards.

in Family Law

June 2013; p ublished online June 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 16668 words.

Titles in the Core Text series take the reader straight to the heart of the subject, providing focused, concise, and reliable guides for students at all levels. This chapter examines the...

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The Activities of Family Courts in Poland

Malgorzata Fuszara.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

April 1997; p ublished online April 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 0 words.

Adapting Adoption: A Case of Closet Politics?

Ian Dey.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

December 2005; p ublished online December 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 9112 words.

The Adoption and Children Act 2002 addressed problems of delay in the adoption process, particularly with regard to children looked after in the care system. This article reviews the...

Addressing Childhood Trauma: Phenomena as a Roadmap to Response

Steven Marans, Hilary Hahn and Carrie Epstein.

in The Oxford Handbook of Children and the Law

P ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Family Law. 10234 words.

Childhood exposure to violence, and resultant traumatic dysregulation pose immediate and long-term threats to individual development and to public health. Recognizing the phenomena and...

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Adequate Religious Options

Farrah Ahmed.

in Religious Freedom under the Personal Law System

December 2015; p ublished online December 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 12241 words.

This chapter examines the implications of the personal law system for religious options available to people. It found that the system harmed the option of religious practice and the option...

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Adjudication

Samuel M. Davis.

in Children's Rights Under and the Law

April 2011; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 38064 words.

This chapter discusses the adjudicatory process in juvenile court. It covers the adjudicatory hearing, right to counsel, right to jury trial, burden of proof, rules of evidence,...

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Adolescent rights: autonomy and participation

Mary Welstead and Susan Edwards.

in Family Law

June 2013; p ublished online June 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 23353 words.

Titles in the Core Text series take the reader straight to the heart of the subject, providing focused, concise, and reliable guides for students at all levels. This chapter examines the...

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Adoption

Sanford N. Katz.

in Family Law in America

October 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 16204 words.

Before 1851 when Massachusetts state legislature passed the first American statute requiring a judicial process for the adoption of a child, adoption was the result of a ...

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Adoption

SANFORD N. KATZ.

in Family Law in America

December 2003; p ublished online January 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 15871 words.

This chapter discusses the establishment of new parent-child relationships through adoption. Topics covered include voluntary and involuntary forms of adoption, the role of the federal...

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Adoption

Brian H. Bix.

in The Oxford Introductions to U.S. Law

April 2013; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 5445 words.

This chapter examines issues related to adoption within the context of family law. It begins with an overview of the history and general rules regarding adoption before turning to a...

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Adoption

Susan Heenan and Anna Heenan.

in Family Law Concentrate

August 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 7183 words.

Each Concentrate revision guide is packed with essential information, key cases, revision tips, exam Q&As, and more. Concentrates show you what to expect in a law exam, what examiners are...

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Adoption

Sonia Harris-Short, Joanna Miles and Rob George.

in Family Law

June 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 48771 words.

All books in this flagship series contain carefully selected substantial extracts from key cases, legislation, and academic debate, providing able students with a stand-alone resource. This...

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Adoption

Susan Heenan and Anna Heenan.

in Family Law Concentrate

July 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 7174 words.

Each Concentrate revision guide is packed with essential information, key cases, revision tips, exam Q&As, and more. Concentrates show you what to expect in a law exam, what examiners are...

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Adoption

Mary Welstead and Susan Edwards.

in Family Law

June 2013; p ublished online June 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 20495 words.

Titles in the Core Text series take the reader straight to the heart of the subject, providing focused, concise, and reliable guides for students at all levels. This chapter examines the...

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