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Punishing Families For Being Poor: How Child Protection Interventions Threaten The Right To Parent While Impoverished, David Pimentel Jan 2019

Punishing Families For Being Poor: How Child Protection Interventions Threaten The Right To Parent While Impoverished, David Pimentel

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Free-Range Parenting Gets Legal Protection In Utah - But Should The State Dictate How To Parent?, David Pimentel Jun 2018

Free-Range Parenting Gets Legal Protection In Utah - But Should The State Dictate How To Parent?, David Pimentel

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Protecting The Free-Range Kid: Recalibrating Parents' Rights And The Best Interest Of The Child, David Pimentel Jan 2016

Protecting The Free-Range Kid: Recalibrating Parents' Rights And The Best Interest Of The Child, David Pimentel

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Medicaid Spend Down, Estate Recovery And Divorce: Doctrine, Planning, And Policy, John A. Miller Jan 2015

Medicaid Spend Down, Estate Recovery And Divorce: Doctrine, Planning, And Policy, John A. Miller

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Medicaid is the need-based government program that pays for much of the health care for the poor in the United States. Medicaid often ends up paying the costs of nursing home care for middle-class seniors who have descended into poverty as a result of the high costs of such care. For married couples, Medicaid requires a “spend down” of both spouses’ assets before one spouse can qualify for Medicaid support. This Article posits that, unless the law is changed, divorce may well become standard Medicaid planning practice in many circumstances. This will be especially true for middle and upper-middle-class married ...


The Impact Of Obergefell: Tradition Marriage's New Lease On Life, David Pimentel Jan 2015

The Impact Of Obergefell: Tradition Marriage's New Lease On Life, David Pimentel

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The Supreme Court's decision in Obergefell v. Hodges in June 2015 provided a dramatic turn in America's ongoing debate over same-sex marriage. Justice Kennedy's opinion speaks in emotionally evocative terms about the compelling societal and personal significance of marriage, holding that the right to marry is a fundamental right under the Fourteenth Amendment, a right that extends to same-sex couples. Justice Kennedy's rhetoric about the importance of marriage is noteworthy, even curious, given marriage's steady decline over the past 50 years. Just when it seemed that marriage was losing its significance in our society-because marriages ...


Origins Of Idaho's Community Property System: An Attempt To Solve A Legislative Mystery, Elizabeth Brandt Jan 2009

Origins Of Idaho's Community Property System: An Attempt To Solve A Legislative Mystery, Elizabeth Brandt

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Concerns At The Margins Of Supervised Access To Children, Elizabeth Brandt Jan 2007

Concerns At The Margins Of Supervised Access To Children, Elizabeth Brandt

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Representing Victims Of Domestic Violence In Property Distribution Proceedings After The Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention And Consumer Protection Act Of 2005, Elizabeth Brandt Jan 2007

Representing Victims Of Domestic Violence In Property Distribution Proceedings After The Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention And Consumer Protection Act Of 2005, Elizabeth Brandt

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Cautionary Tales Of Adoption: Addressing The Litigation Crisis At The Moment Of Adoption, Elizabeth Brandt Jan 2005

Cautionary Tales Of Adoption: Addressing The Litigation Crisis At The Moment Of Adoption, Elizabeth Brandt

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Valuation, Allocation, And Distribution Of Retirement Plans At Divorce: Where Are We?, Elizabeth Brandt Oct 2001

Valuation, Allocation, And Distribution Of Retirement Plans At Divorce: Where Are We?, Elizabeth Brandt

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The Challenge To Rural States Of Procedural Reform In High Conflict Custody Cases, Elizabeth Brandt Jan 2000

The Challenge To Rural States Of Procedural Reform In High Conflict Custody Cases, Elizabeth Brandt

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Uniform Premarital Agreements Act And The Reality Of Premarital Agreements In Idaho, Elizabeth Brandt Jan 1997

Uniform Premarital Agreements Act And The Reality Of Premarital Agreements In Idaho, Elizabeth Brandt

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Treatment Of Community Contributions To Mortgage Payments (Including Principal And Interest On Separate Property), Elizabeth Brandt Jan 1994

Treatment Of Community Contributions To Mortgage Payments (Including Principal And Interest On Separate Property), Elizabeth Brandt

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Introduction To The First Annual Review Of Community Property Law, Elizabeth Brandt Jan 1991

Introduction To The First Annual Review Of Community Property Law, Elizabeth Brandt

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