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Children and the Law: Volume 3. Child Versus State

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ISBN13: 9780415938068
ISBN: 0415938066
Published: July 2002
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Format: Hardback
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This collection of facsimile reprints brings together essays in the field of American law relating to the controversial area of children's rights, parents' rights, and state's obligations toward children. Articles discuss the major rulings concerning an array of hotly debated issues. Volume three explores the rights of children against the state. Areas treated include freedom of speech, the right of a minor to refuse medical treatment and a minor's right to contraception and abortion with and without parental consent, the rights of minors to separate from their legal parents, the rights of children to know their biological parents in the case of adoption, the rights of children resisting repatriation to relatives outside the United States.

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1. Generally ARTICLES Geimer, William S. 'Juvenileness: A Single Edged Constitutional Sword', Vol.
22 Georgia Law Review 949-973 (1988).
2. Minor's Medical Rights A. Generally ARTICLES Hanisco, Christine, Note, 'Acknowledging the Hypocrisy: Granting Minors the Right to Choose Their Medical Treatment', Vol.
16 New York Law School Journal of Human Rights 899-932 (2000). B. Minor's Right to Contraception CASES Carey v. Population Services International, 431 US 678-719 (1977). Minor's Right to Abortion ARTICLES Puzella, Carolyn., 'Rights of Children: Abortion Rights of Minors, Parental Consent and Parental Notfication', Vol.
11 Journal of Contemporary Legal Issues 642-645 (2000). Collett, Teresa Stanton. 'Seeking Solomon's Wisdom: Judicial Bypass of Parental Involvement in a Minor's Abortion Decision', Vol.
52 Baylor Law Review 513-601 (2000). Katz, Katheryn D., 'The Pregnant Child's Right to Self-Determination', Vol.62 Albany Law Review 1119-1166 (1999).
3. Juvenile Curfews ARTICLES Norton, Diedre E., 'Why Criminalize Children? Looking Beyond the Express Policies Driving Juvenile Curfew Legislation', Vol.4 New York University Journal of Legislation and Public Policy 175-203 (2000/2001). Hammens, Craig. and Bennett, Katherine., 'Out in the Street: Juvenile Crime, Juvenile Curfews and the Constitution', 34 Gonzaga Law Review 267-327 (1998/1999). Sasse, Benjamin C., Note, 'Curfew Laws, Freedpm of Movement and the Rights of Juveniles', Vol.50 Case Western Reserve Law Review 681-728 (2000). Foreman, William L., Note, 'Constitional Law: Hutchins v. District of Columbia: The Constitutional Dilemma Over Juvenile Curfews, 53 Oklahoma Law Review 717-735 (2000).