Severing Hansel from Gretel: An Analysis of Siblings' Association Rights

University of Miami Law Review, pp. 745-808, 1994

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William Wesley Patton

Whittier Law School; UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry

Sara Latz

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Date Written: August 3, 1994

Abstract

This article analyzes the psychological nature of the sibling bond and surveys the legal rights of children as sibling units in the United States. Based upon the child and adolescent psychiatric empirical data, the authors provide a roadmap through existing sibling statutes and offer a blueprint for the development and nurturing of siblings’ rights.

Suggested Citation

Patton, William Wesley and Latz, Sara, Severing Hansel from Gretel: An Analysis of Siblings' Association Rights (August 3, 1994). University of Miami Law Review, pp. 745-808, 1994. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1443528 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1443528

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Sara Latz

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