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The Massachusetts Legislature Should Update the Law on Evidentiary Privilege—to Protect Families

In addition to the many other changes contained in the criminal justice bills that have recently passed the Massachusetts House and Senate, criminal justice reform in the Commonwealth could include one additional significant change in the laws of evidence. The … Continue reading

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NWLC Hosts Webinar Today on Economic Stimulus Payments: What Families Need to Know

The National Womens Law Center hosts a free webinar today on Economic Stimulus Payments: What Families Need to Know: The National Women’s Law Center is hosting a free webinar to give service providers and advocates the information they need on… … Continue reading

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American families becoming bigger through divorce

Divorce is not the end of a person’s love life. Remarriage and cohabitation with a romantic partner happens frequently after the dissolution of a marriage. This has led to an increase in the average family size. According to a recent … Continue reading

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FACLC staff on a multilingual mission to help families, children

The Family and Children’s Law Center of the San Francisco Bay Area is a unique non-profit family law practice run completely by female attorneys. Kris Fowler Cirby serves as the executive director of the office, and Abby Frost Lucha, Gabrielle … Continue reading

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Website Helps Families Confront Denials for Mental Health and Addiction Treatment Services

Founded in 2013 by former Congressman Patrick J. Kennedy (D-R.I.), The Kennedy Forum focuses on advancing evidence-based practices, policies, and programming in mental health and substance use issues. This is achieved through promoting public discourse in health and addiction issues, … Continue reading

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