Monthly Archives: April 2013

Reforms must work, family division head warns | The Law Gazette


Reforms must work, family division head warns | The Law Gazette. See on Scoop.it – Public Law Children Act Cases ‘Revolutionary’ reforms to the family justice system to speed up cases and cut costs must be made to work, the head … Continue reading

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National Study Backs Open Adoption Records


National Study Backs Open Adoption Records See on Scoop.it – Parental Responsibility For years, it’s been one of the most hotly debated, emotional issues in adoption circles: Should adult adoptees have the right to their original birth records? A study released … Continue reading

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U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments on an ICWA Case for Tribes


See on Scoop.it – Public Law Children Act Cases April 16, 2013 The United States Supreme Court recently agreed to hear an Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 (ICWA) adoption case involving a South Carolina couple who were ordered to turn over a 27-month-old … Continue reading

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Terminating parental responsibility


Originally posted on suesspiciousminds:
The High Court decision of DW (A Minor) & Another v SG 2013 and the possible revival of applications to terminate a father’s parental responsibility (PR). Has the bar been set high enough?  http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Fam/2013/854.html  A long…

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Parentalrights.org – Protecting Children by Empowering Parents 


See on Scoop.it – Parental Responsibility Protecting Children by Empowering Parents through the Parental Rights Amendment waine-warren‘s insight: The Proposed Parental Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution SECTION 1 The liberty of parents to direct the upbringing, education, and care … Continue reading

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Family Law, Global News


via FAMILY LAW REVIEW England and Wales (United Kingdom). Troubled family court system needs urgent overhaul, report says OTTAWA—Families going through the turmoil of separation or divorce should get swifter access to informal mediation services and to more user-friendly family courts, … Continue reading

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Martin Narey


Martin Narey – Advisor on Adoption Part 1 Martin Narey is the Ministerial Advisor on Adoption. To the dismay of some advocates, campaigners and parents,  this year Mr. Martin Narey replaced the Mr. with a Sir; when he was knighted in the New … Continue reading

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Police Officer’s Right To Sue Newsletter (USA)


See on Scoop.it – Xpose Corrupt Courts See on http://www.policeofficersrighttosue.com

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Family courts ‘ignoring needs of domestic violence victims’


See on Scoop.it – Xpose Corrupt Courts Report finds women are frequently put in unsafe positions during proceedings, and government plans could make matters worse   Government plans to enshrine the right of both divorced fathers and mothers to see … Continue reading

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Residents on benefits plead to be taken into police custody to keep village safe


Originally posted on The Evening Harold:
Worried residents of Harold who are currently on any form of benefit from job seekers allowance to war widows pension pleaded with the police to take them into custody to ensure the safety of…

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