Jane C. Murphy

University of Baltimore - School of Law

Laurence M. Katz Professor of Law

1420 N. Charles Street

Baltimore, MD 21218

United States

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Scholarly Papers (28)

1.

Domestic Violence and Mediation: Responding to the Challenge of Crafting Effective Screens

Family Law Quarterly, Vol. 39, No. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 Aug 2008
Jane C. Murphy and Robert Rubinson
University of Baltimore - School of Law and University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 422 (69,835)

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family law, domestic violence, mediation

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Lawyering for Social Change: The Power of the Narrative in Domestic Violence Law Reform

Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 21, No. 4, pp. 1243-1293, Summer 1993, University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research, NYLS Clinical Research Institute Paper No. 09/10 #32
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Sep 2009
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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narrative, legal discourse, legal scholarship, storytelling, social change, legal reform, race discrimination, gender discrimination, women, people of color, domestic violence, case studies, critical race scholarship

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Revitalizing the Adversary System in Family Law

University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-18
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2010
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 302 (102,303)

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family law, alternative dispute resolution, adversary system, therapeutic, ADR, jurisprudence

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Access to Legal Remedies: The Crisis in Family Law

B.Y.U. Journal of Public Law, Vol. 8, p. 123, 1993
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 Apr 2009
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 241 (129,694)

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family law, pro se, domestic relations, access to courts

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Legal Images of Fatherhood: Welfare Reform, Child Support Enforcement, and Fatherless Children

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 81, No. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 29 Aug 2008
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 197 (157,400)
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family law, paternity, disestablishment, child support, parenthood, fatherhood

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Domestic Violence, Substance Abuse, and Child Welfare: The Legal System's Response

Journal of Health Care Law & Policy, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 88-126, 1999
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Aug 2009
Jane C. Murphy and Margaret J. Potthast
University of Baltimore - School of Law and University of Baltimore
Downloads 179 (171,639)

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domestic violence, substance abuse, child abuse, child welfare, child protection, CINA, Child in Need of Assistance, ASFA, Adoption and Safe Families Act

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Evidence Issues in Domestic Violence Civil Cases

Family Law Quarterly, Vol. 34, No. 1, pp. 43-62, Spring 2000, University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Aug 2009
Jane C. Murphy and Jane Aiken
University of Baltimore - School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 163 (186,101)

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evidence, domestic violence, battered women, family violence, family law, civil protection, restraining orders, child custody, child visitation, criminal remedies, evidentiary challenges, expert witnesses

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Rules, Responsibility and Commitment to Children: The New Language of Morality in Family Law

University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Vol. 60, Issue 4, pp. 1111-1205, Summer 1999
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 06 Sep 2009
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 131 (222,788)
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morality, moral conduct, moral behavior, family law, privacy, state intervention, sexual morality, divorce, alimony, child custody, sexual practices, sexual conduct, marital property

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Eroding the Myth of Discretionary Justice in Family Law: The Child Support Experiment

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 70, No. 1, 1991
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 31 Aug 2009
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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family law, judicial discretion, lack of predictability, fixed rules, divorce dispute resolution, child support obligations

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Legal Images of Motherhood: Conflicting Definitions from Welfare 'Reform', Family, and Criminal Law

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 83, No. 3, 1998
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 13 Aug 2009
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 127 (228,126)
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motherhood, child custody, court decisions, statutes, parents, civil law, criminal law, battered women, battered mothers, economic equality, poverty, child support, child protection, domestic violence

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Engaging with the State: The Growing Reliance on Lawyers and Judges to Protect Battered Women

American University Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law, Vol. 11, No. 2, pp. 499-521, 2003
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Jul 2009
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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Violence Against Women Act of 2000, domestic violence, federal funding, civil legal assistance, battered women, empirical data

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Dealing with Complex Evidence of Domestic Violence: A Primer for the Civil Bench

Court Review, Vol. 39, pp. 12-22, Summer 2002
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 23 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2009
Jane C. Murphy and Jane Aiken
University of Baltimore - School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
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domestic violence, complex evidence, battered women, family violence, family law

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Collecting Child Support: A History of Federal and State Initiatives

Clearinghouse Review, Vol. 34, No's. 3-4, pp. 165-181, July-August 2000
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Jul 2009
Jane C. Murphy and Naomi Cahn
University of Baltimore - School of Law and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 63 (355,554)

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child support, federal government, state agencies, Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act, custodial parents, "IV-D" agencies, mandatory child support guidelines, family law, child support collection

14.

Objecting to Court Ordered Mediation

Maryland Bar Journal, Vol. 38, No. 5, pp. 54-56, September/October 2005
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 09 Oct 2010
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 60 (364,422)

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court ordered mediation, Maryland, judges, civil cases, child custody, visitation, mediator qualifications, right to object, Maryland Rule 9-205, dispute resolution, mediation orders

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Reproducing Gender and Race Inequality in the Blawgosphere

University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper 2017-17, Seton Hall Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2017
Jane C. Murphy and Solangel Maldonado
University of Baltimore - School of Law and Seton Hall University - School of Law
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Protecting Children by Preserving Parenthood

William & Mary Bill of Rights, Vol. 14, No. 3, 2006
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2008
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 56 (376,872)

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family law, parentage, biological mother

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Moving Family Dispute Resolution from the Court System to the Community

Maryland Law Review Endnotes Vol. 75, p. 9, 2016, University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-15
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 07 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2016
Jane C. Murphy and Jana B. Singer
University of Baltimore - School of Law and University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Downloads 44 (418,017)

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non-adversarial family dispute resolution, family law

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The Third Wave: Young Feminists Find Common Ground with Those Who Came Before Them

The Sun, p. A9, March 24, 2008
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 12 Oct 2010
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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third wave, feminists, feminism, University of Baltimore, gender politics, first wave, second wave, gender equality, baby boomer feminists, sexual power, women's rights, Gloria Steinem,

19.

Domestic Terror (The Sniper Suspect's Divorce Records Show Patterns of Power and Control and Missed Opportunities by the System to Intervene.)

The Baltimore Sun, p. 1F, December 2002
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 14 Oct 2010
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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DC sniper, John Allen Muhammad, Lee Boyd Malvo, domestic violence, abusive relationships, family law, criminal law, batterers, power and control, threat of violence, humiliation, display of weapons, battered women, separation assault, Carol Williams, Mildred Muhammad, verbal assaults

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When Daddy Wants Out: The Issue of Paternity

Maryland Bar Journal, Vol. 33, No. 2, pp. 10-15, March/April 2000
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 10 Oct 2010
Jane C. Murphy and Cheri Levin
University of Baltimore - School of Law and University of Baltimore - School of Law
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paternity, children, DNA testing, legal father, family law, attorneys, lawyers, divorce judgments, Maryland, Tandra S. v. Tyrone W., children born out of wedlock, absent fathers, custody, representation of children

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Rethink the Laws Relating to Fathers (Change: With the Decline in Married Mothers and Traditional Families, the Legal Image of Dads Needs Re-Examination)

The Baltimore Sun, p. 1C, June 2001
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 13 Oct 2010
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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Marital Presumption, Traditional Family, Paternity Testing, DNA Testing, Courts, Legal Father, Welfare Benefits, Legal Determination of Paternity, Biological Father, Paternity Orders, Statutes of Limitations

22.

Improve the City, Send Your Kids to its Schools

The Baltimore Sun, p. 9A, January 2000
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 14 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2011
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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public schools, vision of community, good citizenship, duties, civic responsibility, rights, public service, common good, individualism, self-realization, parents, private schools

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Legal Recognition of De Facto Parents: Victory for Same-Sex Parents or Threat to Parental Autonomy

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 May 2017 Last Revised: 04 May 2017
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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LGBT, Maryland, New York, marriage equality, Obergefell v. Hodges, de facto parents, family law, non-biological parent, child support

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Longitudinal Patterns of Intimate Partner Violence, Risk, Well-Being, and Employment: Preliminary Findings

University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 25 Oct 2015
Jane C. Murphy, Mary Dutton, Lisa Goodman and Dorothy Lennig
University of Baltimore - School of Law, Georgetown University, Boston College and House of Ruth Maryland
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intimate partner violence, battered women, abuse, longitudinal patterns, social support systems, appraisal of risk, emotional well-being, employment

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Stop Making Court a First Stop for Many Low Income Parents

Baltimore Sun, June 15, 2015
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 21 Jun 2015
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 22 (521,191)

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rich, poor, family law, divorcing parents, mediation, negotiation, courts, privacy, African Americans, welfare costs, interests of children, paternity, child support orders

26.

Domestic Violence Law Poses Challenges for the Courts

Maryland Family Law Monthly, Vol. 6, June 1992, p. 3, University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 6-92
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 25 Oct 2015
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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domestic violence, Maryland, legislation, civil protection order laws, victims, family law, low income population, Attorney General, Advisory Council, Governor William Donald Schaefer

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Legal Protection for Domestic Violence Victims: A Guide for the Treating Physician

Maryland Medical Journal, Vol. 43, No. 10, October 1994, pp. 899-902, University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-1994
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 25 Oct 2015
Jane C. Murphy
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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domestic violence, women, children, victims, battering, medical injuries, emergency rooms, Maryland, physicians, doctors, abusive relationship

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Divorced from Reality: Rethinking Family Dispute Resolution

J. Murphy and J. Singer, Divorced from Reality: Rethinking Family Dispute Resolution, NYU Press, June 2015, University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-25
Posted: 12 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2015
Jane C. Murphy and Jana B. Singer
University of Baltimore - School of Law and University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law

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family law, legal system, family disputes, dispute resolution, divorcing nuclear family, courts, judge-focused adversary model, domestic relations law