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Disability and Decision‐Making in Australian Care Proceedings

David McConnell, Gwynnyth Llewellyn and Luisa Ferronato.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

August 2002; p ublished online August 2002 .

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

Parents with intellectual disability are considered to be at increased risk of state intervention in the care of their children with high child removal rates reported. To explore this...

Equality, Needs, and Bad Behaviour: The ‘Other’ Decision-Making Approaches in Australian Matrimonial Property Cases

Helen Rhoades.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

August 2005; p ublished online August 2005 .

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

Australia’s matrimonial property division jurisprudence has tended to focus on cases involving large asset pools and successful business enterprises. This contribution draws on an empirical...

Contact/Shared Residence and Child Well-Being: Research Evidence and its Implications for Legal Decision-Making

Stephen Gilmore.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

December 2006; p ublished online August 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 9835 words.

This article considers the implications for legal decision-making of one aspect of research on children’s adjustment to parental separation: the significance for child well-being of...

Seeking Sperm: Accounts of Lesbian Couples’ Reproductive Decision-Making and Understandings of the Needs of the Child

Kathryn Almack.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

April 2006; p ublished online February 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 9723 words.

Same-sex couples and their children have been the subject of significant international attention over recent years, including debates about planned parenthood in the context of same-sex...

Children’s Experiences with Family Justice Professionals in Ontario and Ohio

Rachel Birnbaum, Nicholas Bala and Francine Cyr.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

December 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 10600 words.

There is increasing recognition in law and social science research of the importance of having children participate in post-separation decision making, though there is not a clear consensus...

Routinization of Divorce Law Practice in China: Institutional Constraints’ Influence on Judicial Behaviour

Xin He.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

April 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 11848 words.

Based on in-depth fieldwork investigations and extensive interviews, this article demonstrates that adjudication has replaced mediated reconciliation and become the dominant way of handling...

Recent Trends in Child Maintenance Schemes in 14 Countries

Christine Skinner and Jacqueline Davidson.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

April 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 8313 words.

Changes in family formations in western industrialized countries since the 1960s have not been reflected in cross-national research in the area of child maintenance. This article outlines...

Seen But Not Really Heard? Testamentary Guardianship and the Conceptualisation of Children in English Law and Practice

Ezra Hasson.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

August 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 11999 words.

This article explores how children are conceptualised when their parents appoint testamentary guardians as part of the will-making process. Although guardianship is a significant legal and...

REGULATING TEENAGE ABORTION IN THE UNITED STATES: POLITICS AND POLICY

Carol Sanger.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

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

Thirty-four US states currently require pregnant minors either to notify their parents or get their consent before having a legal abortion. The Supreme Court has upheld the constitutionality...

Judicial Conversations With Children in Parenting Disputes: The Views Of Australian Judges

Patrick Parkinson and Judy Cashmore.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

August 2007; p ublished online April 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 13995 words.

In an article in the last issue of this Journal, we reported on a study of parents' and children's views about whether they would like judges to talk with children in chambers. This article...

The Challenge of Antisocial Behaviour: New Relationships between the State, Children and Parents

Alison Cleland and Kay Tisdall.

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. 11665 words.

Relationships between children, parents and the state do not remain the same over time and are not necessarily consistent at any one time across policy arenas. These relationships, though,...

Playing Catch-up in the Schoolyard? Children and Young People's ‘Voice’ and Education Rights in the UK

Neville Harris.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

December 2009; p ublished online August 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 16468 words.

This article aims to assess cross-UK progress in the recognition of the independent education rights of children and young people of school age. There is an increasing divergence between...

The Legality and Ethics of Independent Intercountry Adoption Under the Hague Convention

Peter Hayes.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

December 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 12881 words.

The Permanent Bureau at the Hague Conference shares an organizational and social democratic approach to problem solving for children in need with several child welfare organizations. In...

A Relative Safeguard? The Informal Roles that Families and Carers Play when Patients with Dementia are Discharged from Hospital into Care in England and Wales

Charlotte Emmett, Marie Poole, John Bond and Julian C. Hughes.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

December 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Law and Society; Politics and Law; Marriage and the Family. 8076 words.

In general hospitals, decisions are routinely made by health and social care professionals to discharge older people with dementia, who lack capacity, into long-term institutional care....

The Drive for Openness in Donor Conception: Disclosure and The Trouble with Real Life

Petra Nordqvist.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

December 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Law and Society; Politics and Law; Marriage and the Family. 8863 words.

Openness and children’s ‘right to know’ about their genetic background have become key issues in debates about donor conception and a significant shift towards transparency has taken place...

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