William Wesley Patton

Whittier Law School

3333 Harbor Blvd.

Costa Mesa, CA 92626

United States

UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry

Assistant Clinical Vol Professor

760 Westwood Plaza

Los Angeles, CA 90095

United States

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Scholarly Papers (35)

1.

Opening Students’ Eyes: Visual Learning Theory in the Socratic Classroom

Law and Psychology Review, Vol. 15, pp. 1-18, 1991
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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Severing Hansel from Gretel: An Analysis of Siblings' Association Rights

University of Miami Law Review, pp. 745-808, 1994
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 04 Aug 2009
William Wesley Patton and Sara Latz
Whittier Law School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The World Where Parallel Lines Converge: The Privilege Against Self-Incrimination in Concurrent Civil and Criminal Child Abuse Proceedings

Georgia Law Review, Vol. 24, pp. 473-524, 1990
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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Mommy's Gone, Daddy's in Prison, Now What About Me?: Family Reunification for Single Custodial Fathers in Prison - Will the Sins of Incarcerated Fathers Be Inherited by Their Children?

North Dakota Law Review, Vol. 75, pp. 179-205, 1999
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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Standards of Appellate Review for Denial of Counsel and Ineffective Assistance of Counsel in Child Protection and Parental Severance Cases

Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, Vol. 27, pp. 195-235, 1996
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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Viewing Child Witnesses Through a Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Lens: How Attorneys’ Ethical Duties Exacerbate Children’s Psychopathology

Widener Law Review, Vol. 16, No. 369, 2010
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2011
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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The Reality of Concurrent Planning: Juggling Multiple Family Plans Expeditiously Without Sufficient Resources

UC Davis Journal of Juvenile Law & Policy, Vol. 9, pp. 171-194, 2005
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Oct 2009
William Wesley Patton and Hon. Amy M. Pellman
Whittier Law School and Los Angeles Superior Court
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The California Child Abuse Hearsay Exception: Is Truth Competency Still Required‘

U.C. Davis Journal of Juvenile Law & Policy, Vol. 3, pp. 68-74, 1999
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 16 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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Pandora’s Box: Opening Child Protection Cases to the Press and Public

Western State University Law Review, Vol. 27, pp.181-213, 2000
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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Child Abuse: The Irreconcilable Differences between Criminal Prosecution and Informal Dependency Court Mediation

U. Louisville Journal of Family Law, Vol. 31, pp. 37-64, 1992-1993
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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Forever Torn Asunder: Charting Evidentiary Parameters, the Right to Competent Counsel and the Privilege Against Self-Incrimination in California Child Dependency and Parental Severance Cases

Santa Clara Law Review, Vol. 27, pp. 299-352, 1987
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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12.

Biblical, Legal, and Miltonic Influences in Melville's Redburn

Oklahoma City University Law Review, Vol. 23, pp. 911-928, 1998
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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Rethinking the Privilege Against Self-Incrimination in Child Abuse Dependency Proceedings: Might Parents Be Their Own Worst Witnesses?

U.C. Davis Journal of Juvenile Law & Policy, Vol. 11, pp. 101-149, 2007
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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14.

The Connecticut Open-Court Movement: Reflection and Remonstration

Connecticut Public Interest Law Journal, Vol. 4, pp. 8-23, 2005
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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The Interrelationship between Sibling Custody and Visitation and Conflicts of Interest in the Representation of Multiple Siblings in Dependency Proceedings

Children's Legal Rights Journal, Vol. 23, pp. 19-34, 2004
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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Bringing Facts into Fiction: The First 'Data-Based' Accountability Analysis of the Differences Between Presumptively Open, Discretionarily Open, and Closed Child Dependency Court Systems

University of Memphis Law Review, Vol. 44, No. 3, 2014
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Jul 2014
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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When the Empirical Base Crumbles: The Myth that Open Dependency Proceedings do not Psychologically Damage Abused Children

University of Alabama Law & Psychology Review, Vol. 33, p. 29, 2009
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 May 2011
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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The Psychiatric Implications of Media Ethics Code Policies Regarding the Publication of Child Abuse Victim Data: A Universal Deontological Model Code

16 U.C. Davis Journal of Juvenile Law & Policy 427, Summer 2012
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Nov 2013
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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child abuse, juveniles, mental health, media, ethics, child and adolescent psychiatry

19.

Getting Back to the Sandbox: Designing a Legal Policy Clinic

International Journal of Clinical Legal Education, Vol. 16, p. 96, 2011
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Feb 2013
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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Clinic, clinical, cognitive, psychology, social justice, public interest, pro bono

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How Shepard’s Citations Lost its Flock: Or, Can the Police Smell Probable Cause? A Substantive Lesson Plan

Law Library Journal, Vol. 80, pp.131-138, 1988
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 26 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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The Whittier Law School Legal Policy Clinic's Amicus Curiae Advocacy on Behalf of Siblings

Whittier Journal of Child & Family Advocacy, Vol. 5, pp. 449-76, 2005-06
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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Publication, Depublication and Review of State Bar Court Opinions: Bringing the Public into the Process

Whittier Law Review, Vol. 17, pp. 409-426, 1995-1996
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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23.

Legislative Regulation of Dependency Court Attorneys: Public Relations and Separation of Powers

Journal of Legislation, Vol. 24, pp. 3-20, 1998
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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24.

Externship Site Inspections: Fitting Well-Rounded Programs into the Four Corners of the ABA Guidelines

Clinical Law Review, Vol. 3, pp. 471-484, 1996-1997
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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To Err is Human, to Forgive, Often Unjust; Harmless Error Analysis in Child Abuse Dependency Proceedings

U.C. Davis Journal of Juvenile Law & Policy, Vol. 13, p. 99, Winter 2009
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 May 2011
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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It Matters Not What is But What Might Have Been: The Standard of Appellate Review for Denial of Counsel in Child Dependency and Parental Severance Trials

Whittier Law Review, Vol.. 12, pp. 537-549, 1991
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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S.B. 1516, California's New Hybrid: Childrens' Counsel as Advocates and Guardians Ad Litem

UC Davis Journal of Juvenile Law & Policy, Vol. 2, pp. 16-21, 1997
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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Evolution in Child Abuse Litigation: The Theoretical Void Where Evidentiary and Procedural Worlds Collide

Loyola L.A. Law Review, Vol. 25, pp. 1009-1024,1991-1992
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 16 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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Children are Invisible, Children are Real: An Introduction to the Child Law Symposium

Whittier Law Review, Vol. 18, pp. 759-66, 1996-1997
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 16 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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Law Schools' Duty to Train Children's Advocates: Blueprint for an Inexpensive Experientially Based Juvenile Justice Course

Juvinile & Family Court Journal, Vol. 45, pp. 3-12, 1994
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 16 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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The Unexamined Multi-Billion Dollar Business: Congressional and State Legislative Pilot Projects

Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 24, p. 291, 2014, Whittier Law School Research Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Feb 2015
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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An Opening Gambit in Teaching Juvenile Law: Creating Icons of Normative Family Structures

Law and Psychology Review, Vol. 20, pp. 1-9, 1996
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 26 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School
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Revictimizing Child Abuse Victims: An Empirical Rebuttal to the Open Juvenile Dependency Court Reform Movement

Suffolk University Law Review, Vol. 38, pp. 303-350, 2005
Posted: 23 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School

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35.

Creating an Externship Consortium: The GLACE Experience

Thomas M. Cooley Journal of Practical and Clinical Law, Vol. 4, pp. 233-250, 2000-2001
Posted: 16 Jul 2009
William Wesley Patton
Whittier Law School

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