Now showing items 1-10 of 252
Sex offender registries can cause families and partners to become collateral damage.
Deserved or not, it is easy to label any person convicted of a sex crime, “a danger to society.” Let’s make every effort not to attach that label to the offender’s family and partners as well.
Wrong death of children in foster care.
(University of La Verne, 2009)
This Article surveys wrongful death cases filed in various states involving the death of children in foster care. Part I discusses wrongful death claims in general, and Part II discusses foster care. Part III discusses ...
The Need for a Child Protective Services Investigator Psychological Profile.
(Ann Arbor, Mich. : Michigan Child Welfare Law Resource Center, University of Michigan Law School, 1996-, 2014)
This article explores the need for personality profiling when hiring Child Protective Services (CPS) investigators. It begins by looking at the use of profiling when hiring law enforcement officials as an analogy. The ...
Deciding When to Assign Separate Counsel for Public Human Service Agency Co-Defendants.
(American Bar Association, 2016-12)
Domestic Violence in New Jersey During the Pandemic: What Happened and How Can We Do Better?
(Somerville, N.J. : Honeyman & Rowe, 2020-10-29)
A multitude of factors combined during the pandemic to create a perfect breeding ground for an increase in domestic violence.
Fraught with fright: Legal perspectives of trauma.
(ALM (formerly American Lawyer Media), 2020-12-08)
Attorneys need to know the various signs, symptoms and treatment modalities associated with trauma to properly represent their clients
Text Taunting to Suicide: The Role of Child Protective Services.
(American Public Human Services Association, 2019-08)
Calculating Damages in Negligence Lawsuits Against Departments of Human Services.
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2013-10)
A call for new legal standards of educational neglect, especially regarding special needs.
(ALM (formerly American Lawyer Media), 2020-07-10)
In their Family Law column, Kathryn Krase and Daniel Pollack discuss the impact of school closures due to COVID-19 on families with school-aged children who have special needs.
Contacting Former Spouses as Part of the Adoption and Foster Home Study Process.
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2013-06)