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The Value of Permanency: State Implementation of Legal Guardianship Under the Adoption and Safe Families Act of 1997


Sarah Katz


Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law

June 30, 2014

Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 1079, No. 4, 2013
Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-23

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This article focuses on the law surrounding cases where legal guardianship has been granted to a relative or other caregiver after a child has spent time in foster care. The article explores the differential value placed on the parent-child relationship in resolving custody disputes in the public and private law contexts.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 34

Keywords: child welfare, ASFA, legal guardianship


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Date posted: July 1, 2014 ; Last revised: August 6, 2014

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Katz, Sarah, The Value of Permanency: State Implementation of Legal Guardianship Under the Adoption and Safe Families Act of 1997 (June 30, 2014). Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 1079, No. 4, 2013; Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-23. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2460894

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Sarah Katz (Contact Author)
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law ( email )
1719 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122
United States
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