Shani M. King

University of Florida Levin College of Law

Professor of Law

P.O. Box 117625

Gainesville, FL 32611-7625

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (13)

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U.S. Immigration Law and the Traditional Nuclear Conception of Family: Toward a Functional Definition of Family that Protects Children's Fundamental Human Rights

Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 41, 2010, University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 2010-06
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 05 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 27 Dec 2010
Shani M. King
University of Florida Levin College of Law
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human rights, immigration, children's rights, family, convention, international, functional family

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Owning Laura Silsby’s Shame: How the Haitian Child Trafficking Scheme Embodies the Western Disregard for the Integrity of Poor Families

Harvard Human Rights Journal, Vol. 25, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Jul 2012
Shani M. King
University of Florida Levin College of Law
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Challenging MonoHumanism: An Argument for Changing the Way We Think About Intercountry Adoption

Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 30, 2009, University of Florida Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-10
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 10 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2009
Shani M. King
University of Florida Levin College of Law
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Adoption, International, Children, Post-colonial, race, culture, family, CRC, Convention, Rights, Intercountry, Hague, Imperial, ICA, United, Nations

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The Hague Convention and Domestic Violence: Proposals for Balancing the Policies of Discouraging Child Abduction and Protecting Children from Domestic Violence

Family Law Quarterly, Vol. 47, No. 2, 2013
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Oct 2013
Shani M. King
University of Florida Levin College of Law
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Race, Identity and Professional Responsibility: Why Legal Services Organizations Need African American Staff Attorneys

Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 8, No. 1, 2008, University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 2009-35
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 10 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2009
Shani M. King
University of Florida Levin College of Law
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Race-Condordant, Ethnicity, Culture, Race, Professional, Responsibility, African-Americans, Black, Affirmative, Action, Wilkins, David, Non-Profit, Attorney-Client, Privilege, Client, Empirical, Brown, Bakke, Diversity, Cultural Competence, Cultural, Competence, Ethics, Ethnic, Match, Employment

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Alone and Unrepresented: A Call to Congress to Provide Counsel for Unaccompanied Minors

Harvard Journal on Legislation, Vol. 50, No. 2, 2013
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Jun 2013
Shani M. King
University of Florida Levin College of Law
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Immigration, Juvenile, Juveniles, Human Rights, Children, Civil Counsel, Representation, Refugee, Unaccompanied, United States, Comparative, International, Immigrants, Migrants, Race, Ethnicity

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The Intersection of Juvenile Justice and Early Childhood: How to Maximize Family Engagement

Florida Law Review, Vol. 71, No. 1, 2019
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 Apr 2019
University of Florida Levin College of Law, Georgetown University, Georgetown University, Georgetown University, Georgetown University and Consultant, Youth Law Center
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Juveniles, Juvenile Justice, Baby Elmo, Just Beginning, Child, Children, Parents, Fathers, Mothers, Visitation, Detention, Child Development, Recidivism, Teen Father, Teen Parent, Teen Mother, Intervention, Mass Incarceration, Prison, Jail, Family, School, Education, Reentry, Incarcerated, Youth

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The Family Law Canon in a (Post?) Racial Era

Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 72, No. 3, p. 575, 2011, University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 2011-09
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 28 May 2011
Shani M. King
University of Florida Levin College of Law
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Cost-Effective Juvenile Justice Reform: Lessons from the Just Beginning 'Baby Elmo' Teen Parenting Program

93 N.C. L. Rev. 1381 (2015), University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 15-12
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2015
Shani M. King, Rachel Barr and Jennifer Woolard
University of Florida Levin College of Law, Georgetown University and Georgetown University
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Juveniles, Juvenile Justice, Baby Elmo, Just Beginning, Child, Children, Parents, Fathers, Mothers, Visitation, Detention, Child Development, Recidivism, Teen Father, Teen Parent, Teen Mother, Intervention, Mass Incarceration, Prison, Jail, Family, School, Education, Reentry, Incarcerated, Youth

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Child Migrants and America’s Evolving Immigration Mission

32 Harvard Human Rights Journal 59 (2019) , University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 19-25
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2019
Shani M. King
University of Florida Levin College of Law
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immigration, DACA, unaccompanied, minors, kids, children, xenophobia, trump, mexico, obama, immigrant, race, cold war, justice, equality

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Unaccompanied Minors, Statutory Interpretation, and Due Process

108 California Law Review 1 (2020), University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 20-11
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 04 May 2020
Shani M. King and Nicole Silvestri Hall
University of Florida Levin College of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Immigration, Adoption and Our National Identity

Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy, Vol. 26, No. 2, 2019, University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 19-22
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2019
Shani M. King
University of Florida Levin College of Law
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intercountry adoption, international adoption, hague convention, international law, adoption, race, ethnicity, poverty, gender, immigration, migration, children, ICA, post-colonialism, minors, unaccompanied

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Cooperative Federalism and SIJS

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 61:8 (November 2020)
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Mar 2020
Shani M. King and Nicole Silvestri Hall
University of Florida Levin College of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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border, trump, juveniles, kids, special immigrant juvenile status, sijs, dependency, federal, state, plenary powers, federalism, immigration