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A Chance To Save Lives: A Guide For How And Why The Us Should Mandate Vaccines For Children And Limit State Exemption Laws, Lauren Zidones 2021 The University of Akron

A Chance To Save Lives: A Guide For How And Why The Us Should Mandate Vaccines For Children And Limit State Exemption Laws, Lauren Zidones

Akron Law Review

Vaccines have helped increase the life expectancy for humans in the 20th century and have reduced the number of deaths associated with infectious diseases. Despite efforts by the CDC, state and local governments, and other public health agencies, infectious diseases are still a major cause of illness, disability, and death. Steps must be taken to address the continued rise of vaccine-preventable diseases in America. Eliminating or limiting state exemptions for mandatory vaccinations for school-aged children is the simplest way to address this growing issue. However, a population of parents argue for absolute parental rights and stand against any vaccine exemption ...


International Family Law, Robert G. Spector, Melissa A. Kucinski 2021 Southern Methodist University

International Family Law, Robert G. Spector, Melissa A. Kucinski

The Year in Review

No abstract provided.


Children Are Human, Kim Pearson 2021 Gonzaga University

Children Are Human, Kim Pearson

Texas A&M Law Review

There are great benefits to be had should the United States, one of the global leaders in economic strength and political power, ratify the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (“CRC”). The mystery of the United States’s ultimate reluctance to ratify the CRC, despite the nation’s central role in the drafting process, has been interrogated for years. Scholars and policy- makers have developed compelling narratives regarding obstacles to the United States’s ratification and implementation of the CRC. However well- reasoned the arguments for ratification are, there has been little progress in persuading the United ...


A Taxonomy Of The Hardships Children Of Immigrant Parents Face Following Parental Deportation And Recommendations To Protect The Children’S Rights, Heather Sanborn 2021 Chicago-Kent College of Law

A Taxonomy Of The Hardships Children Of Immigrant Parents Face Following Parental Deportation And Recommendations To Protect The Children’S Rights, Heather Sanborn

Chicago-Kent Law Review

No abstract provided.


Tinjauan Kawin Hamil Dalam Perspektif Hukum Islam, Fahrul Fauzi 2021 Universitas Indonesia

Tinjauan Kawin Hamil Dalam Perspektif Hukum Islam, Fahrul Fauzi

Journal of Islamic Law Studies

Marriage is a spiritual bond between a man and a woman as husband and wife with the aim of forming a happy and eternal family (household) based on the Godhead of the Almighty. Basically, in the opinion of some scholars from the origin of the law of marriage if connected with al-ahkam al-khamsah is permissibility or ibahah. But marriage as a condition to meet the needs of physical life (biological needs) is often bypassed. The fact that there is currently increasingly widespread premarital sex. One of the effects of premarital sex is pregnant out of wedlock. The practice in Indonesia ...


Child Support And Joint Physical Custody, Raymond C. O'Brien 2021 The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law

Child Support And Joint Physical Custody, Raymond C. O'Brien

Catholic University Law Review

Child custody has evolved to the point where, at a minimum, states provide a mediated process by which parents may formulate parenting plans with court-appointed assistance. At a maximum state legislatures and courts increasingly consider joint physical custody awards. While joint physical custody safeguards the fundamental rights of parents, it nonetheless prompts practical concerns in awarding child support. Today, child support begins with state statutory guidelines, but the guidelines often fail to adequately address the economic consequences of two complete residences, one supported by a parent with fewer economic resources, and the fact that oftentimes the child drifts from one ...


Equity Over Equality: Equal Protection And The Indian Child Welfare Act, Lucy Dempsey 2021 Washington and Lee University School of Law

Equity Over Equality: Equal Protection And The Indian Child Welfare Act, Lucy Dempsey

Washington and Lee Law Review Online

In 2018, a Texas District Court shocked the nation by declaring the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) unconstitutional pursuant to the Equal Protection Clause of the U.S. Constitution. The decision was overturned by the Fifth Circuit but may well be appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court. The ICWA provides a framework for the removal and placement of Indian children into foster and adoptive homes in such a way that attempts to reflect the unique values of Indian culture and supports the autonomy of the tribe. In doing so, the law treats Indian children differently than it would White ...


The Right To Procreate For Married Couples - حق الزوجين في الإنجاب, Dr.Ali Khattar Shatnawi 2021 Faculty of Law, Jordan - Jerash University

The Right To Procreate For Married Couples - حق الزوجين في الإنجاب, Dr.Ali Khattar Shatnawi

Journal Sharia and Law

The right to reproduction (giving birth) is considered a sacred right for the spouses with the aim of forming an integrated and cohesive family.

It is a natural extension of the right of both marriage and life alike.

Therefore, international conventions and declarations and local constitutions were keen on guaranteeing and safeguarding it. This right is a common one for both spouses. Who should be able to control the reproduction preocess and monitor it in order to have the number of children they are looking for and willing to up-bring and educate? However. Exercising such right is not absolute since ...


A Work Of Heart, 2021 DePaul University

A Work Of Heart

DePaul Magazine

This article looks at the internship opportunities that DePaul students have available to kickstart their career through such programs as DePaul WORKS and INSuRE. Alumni in the museum, education and counseling, cybersecurity, law and public relations fields are interviewed.


Hegemonic Marriage: The Collision Of 'Transformative' Same-Sex Marriage With Reactionary Tax Law, Anthony C. Infanti 2021 University of Pittsburgh School of Law

Hegemonic Marriage: The Collision Of 'Transformative' Same-Sex Marriage With Reactionary Tax Law, Anthony C. Infanti

Articles

Before there was a culture war in the United States over same-sex marriage, there was a battle between opponents and proponents of same-sex marriage within the LGBTQ+ community. Some within the LGBTQ+ community opposed same-sex marriage because of the long patriarchal history of marriage and the more consequential need to bridge the economic and privilege gap between the married and the unmarried. On the other hand, LGBTQ+ proponents of same-sex marriage saw marriage as a civil rights issue because of the central importance of marriage in American society. They sensed a profound wrong in the denial of the benefits of ...


Public Interests And Their Contemporary Applications On The Family, 2021 United Arab Emirates University

Public Interests And Their Contemporary Applications On The Family

Journal Sharia and Law

This manuscript consists of an introduction, two sections and a conclusion. The first section was devoted to the definition, conditions, and reality of public interests. The following conclusions were reached.

1- A public interest was defined as an issue that was not defined or identified in the legal sources, or one which was neither approved nor rejected by legal texts.

2- Adopting public interests must be controlled by a number of conditions:

a) The public interest should be reasonable by itself. It has nothing to do with the ritual acts.

b) It should not contradict any source of legislation.

c ...


Restraint Of Polygamy In Jurisprudence And Law: A Comparative Study, Qais Abdul Wahab Issa 2021 College of Law, University of Mosul, Iraq,

Restraint Of Polygamy In Jurisprudence And Law: A Comparative Study, Qais Abdul Wahab Issa

Journal Sharia and Law

Polygamy is a subject addressed in Sharia that has been established by the Holy Quran and the Prophetic Sunnah. Islamic jurists have debated about this subject in terms of its obligation, permissibility and revocability. To enjoy this right, a man has to be obligated to the legal controls, such that he should be able to maintain more than a wife. Moreover, this person is to take into account social, economic, psychological and health-related aspects of his life and make sure that he is able to maintain justice between all his wives. Furthermore, the man must have no more than four ...


Ohio's Love-Hate Relationship With Marital Agreements: Why Ohio Should Lift Its Prohibition On Postnuptial Agreements, Natasha Wasil 2021 Cleveland-Marshall College of Law

Ohio's Love-Hate Relationship With Marital Agreements: Why Ohio Should Lift Its Prohibition On Postnuptial Agreements, Natasha Wasil

Cleveland State Law Review

Ohio has been accepting of prenuptial agreements since its landmark decision in Gross v. Gross in 1984, declaring them to be not void per se as being against public policy. Unfortunately, Ohio’s evolution of the law regarding marital agreements has remained at a stand-still since Gross. Through the twenty-first century, a majority of states have responded to the evolution of marriage by enacting legislation, or judicially by court order, to allow spouses to enter into contracts after marriage to allocate the division of property and legal obligations of the couple in the event of divorce, commonly known as “postnuptial ...


Athens News Matters: Cyber Abuse And Intimate Partner Violence, Thomas E. Kadri 2021 University of Georgia School of Law

Athens News Matters: Cyber Abuse And Intimate Partner Violence, Thomas E. Kadri

Popular Media

No abstract provided.


Legislative Drafting Of The Pillars Of The Marriage Contract In The Civil Status Law Of Oman: A Comparative Study, Ahmad Yasin Alqaraleh, Mohammed Ali Al-Omari 2021 Al al-Bayt University

Legislative Drafting Of The Pillars Of The Marriage Contract In The Civil Status Law Of Oman: A Comparative Study, Ahmad Yasin Alqaraleh, Mohammed Ali Al-Omari

Journal Sharia and Law

This study addresses the legislative drafting of the pillars of the marriage contract under the civil status Omani law, in terms of consistency and coherence between the provisions of the law as a result of its drafting. The study found that the current drafting led to some contradictions between the provisions of the law, and that the language of some of its articles lacks the control and determination resulting in confusion in its application. As such, this study has provided a number of recommendations to remove the contradictions and conflicts between the provisions of this law


The Grounds For Divorce For Christians: A Comparative Study With Islamic Law/Shari’Ah And The Personal Status Law Of Jordan For 2010, Maher Ma’rouf Al Naddaf, Ra'ed Ali Al Kordi 2021 Associate Professor in Fiqh Islamic Jurisprudence, Faculty of Educational Sciences and Arts, UNRWA, Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

The Grounds For Divorce For Christians: A Comparative Study With Islamic Law/Shari’Ah And The Personal Status Law Of Jordan For 2010, Maher Ma’Rouf Al Naddaf, Ra'ed Ali Al Kordi

Journal Sharia and Law

This study is about reasons for divorce according to Christianity in comparison to Islamic Law/Shari’ah and the New Jordanian Personal Status Law of 2010. The study includes two chapters, while the first one defines divorce and its ruling “hokom” according to Shari’ah and Christianity, the other chapter of the research studies reasons for divorce for Christians, and how Shari’ah and the Jordanian Personal Status Law interpret these reasons. The study concludes that most of the divorce reasons in Christianity are already there in Shari’ah and the Jordanian Law, which is based on this magnificent Shari ...


Mediation Is A Means Of Settling Family Disputes: Study On The Jordanian Personal Status Law, Mohamed Khalaf Bani Salama 2021 Assistant Professor of Islamic Jurisprudence (Fiqh) - College of Sharia and Law / Department of Fiqh and its Foundations, The World Islamic Sciences & Education University - Jordan

Mediation Is A Means Of Settling Family Disputes: Study On The Jordanian Personal Status Law, Mohamed Khalaf Bani Salama

Journal Sharia and Law

The mediation gained great interest recently by jurists and scholars in order to search for the best ways to relieve on the convict and liabilities alike, the mediation association has resulted in all fields of life, especially in family life.

This study examined about the history of mediation, identity, types, advantages and objectives of the mediation, also it talked about the mediation as an alternative means to settle family disputes in the Jordanian Personal Status Law.

The researcher found in this study that the practice of the mediation is the strongest single administration in the dispute settlement movement, and that ...


Compulsory Conjugality, Erez Aloni 2021 Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia

Compulsory Conjugality, Erez Aloni

Faculty Publications

What happens when the state changes the default rules that govern financial obligations between unmarried partners from opt in to opt out? Most states have an opt-in rule: unmarried partners do not take on financial obligations of one another unless they agree to do so with a contract. Nevertheless, advocates argue that an opt-out system puts the burden in the right place: unmarried couples who want to avoid default obligations should bear the burden of making contracts. A scholarly debate over the opt-in/opt-out model has raged for twenty years, but the issue is now coming to a head. Yet ...


The Stability Paradox: The Two-Parent Paradigm And The Perpetuation Of Violence Against Women In Termination Of Parental Rights And Custody Cases, Judith Lewis 2021 University of Michigan Law School

The Stability Paradox: The Two-Parent Paradigm And The Perpetuation Of Violence Against Women In Termination Of Parental Rights And Custody Cases, Judith Lewis

Michigan Journal of Gender & Law

Despite changing family compositions, entrenched in family law is the antiquated idea that a two-parent household, or its approximation vis-à-vis a shared custody arrangement, promotes stability and integrity and, thus, is in the best interest of the child. Yet, the concept that the two-parent household (or shared involvement of both parents in the child’s life if the parents separate) promotes stability for the family and is best for the child is a dangerous fallacy. When rape or intimate partner violence (IPV) is present, or the re-occurrence of violence remains a threat, the family unit is far from stable.

This ...


A Shari'a Measures Against Arbitrary Divorce: A Comparative Fiqh Study In The Light Of Islamic Law And What He Has To Do In The Uae Personal Status Law )28/2005), May Salem Al Sheikh 2021 United Arab Emirates University

A Shari'a Measures Against Arbitrary Divorce: A Comparative Fiqh Study In The Light Of Islamic Law And What He Has To Do In The Uae Personal Status Law )28/2005), May Salem Al Sheikh

Journal Sharia and Law

Family related cases are of great complexity, of which divorce cases are some of the most critical. This is due to the increasing importance of the role of family in building society, and in view of the intensification of marital disputes which in turn have led to the spread of divorce in Arab societies, in addition to spouses’ abuse of the decision to divorce, which raises concerns about the resulting harm.

This research sheds the light on one type of family related cases in particular, which is the arbitrary abuse of the right to divorce which can cause negative impact ...


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