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Trump’s Executive Order on Family Separation

On Wednesday June 20, 2018, President Donald Trump signed executive order, “Affording Congress an Opportunity to Address Family Separation,” in response to mounting outrage over the administration’s controversial policy of separating immigrant parents from their children at the border. The … Continue reading

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Trump issue executive order reversing course on refugee family separations, keeps zero-tolerance prosecution policy [text]

Here’s the text of the president’s executive order. — Joe Read more detail on Recent Law Librarian posts –

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Can a Court Force a Family to Attend Therapy?

An Ontario court recently considered an interesting case where the question of whether a party’s spouse and/or children can be ordered to attend therapy was raised.   What Happened? The parties were married in July 2001 and separated in April … Continue reading

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NCAA Settles CTE Lawsuit With Family of Former Texas Player

DALLAS (June 18, 2018) –  The NCAA has settled a lawsuit with the family of former University of Texas football player Greg Ploetz that accused the organization of being responsible for his brain injuries and death decades after his playing career. … Continue reading

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Honduran Man Kills Himself After Threat of Separation from Family at US Border

From The New York Times: A Honduran man who was told he would be separated from his family after he had crossed the United States border into Texas with them last month strangled himself in his holding cell, according to… … Continue reading

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