A Taxonomy of Children's Existing Rights in State Decision Making About Their Relationships

Wm. & Mary Bill Rts. J., vol 11 (2003)

147 Pages Posted: 27 Oct 2015

Date Written: October 23, 2015

Abstract

This article constitutes a treatise on the laws governing children’s family relationships, with systematic examination of the extent to which those laws aim to serve the interests of children rather than adults.

Keywords: family, children’s rights, parentage, maternity, paternity, adoption, child custody, best interests, step-parents, grandparents, foster care, siblings, child abuse, child neglect, child protection, termination of parental rights, visitation, joint custody, third-party visitation

Suggested Citation

Dwyer, James Gerard, A Taxonomy of Children's Existing Rights in State Decision Making About Their Relationships (October 23, 2015). Wm. & Mary Bill Rts. J., vol 11 (2003). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2679050

James Gerard Dwyer (Contact Author)

William & Mary Law School ( email )

South Henry Street
P.O. Box 8795
Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795
United States

HOME PAGE: http://law2.wm.edu/faculty/bios/fulltime/dwyer-648.php

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