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Family Law: A Beginner’s Guide – Part 2: Child Custody, Support, and Adoption

Family Law: A Beginner’s Guide – Part 2: Child Custody, Support, and Adoption
Source: Law Library of Congress

In Part Two of our Family Law Beginner’s Guide, we are shifting our focus to what the law says about children’s roles in the family—focusing on their custody and care.

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Legal And Law Enforcement

Family Law: A Beginner’s Guide – Part 1: Formation and Dissolution of Marriage

Family Law: A Beginner’s Guide – Part 1: Formation and Dissolution of Marriage
Source: Law Library of Congress

Whether it be in relation to marriage, the birth of children, adoption, or divorce, family law is one area of the law that affects nearly everyone.

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Legal And Law Enforcement

Upcoming Federal Court Decision Could Mean Premium Increases for Nearly 5 Million Americans

Upcoming Federal Court Decision Could Mean Premium Increases for Nearly 5 Million Americans
Source: Avalere Health

A new analysis from Avalere Health finds that without action from the federal government nearly 5 million Americans would receive an average premium increase of 76 percent if the courts ultimately rule that consumers in the federal exchange cannot receive premium subsidies.

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Business And Economics

How the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and Other Privacy Laws Affect Public Transportation Operations

How the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and Other Privacy Laws Affect Public Transportation Operations
Source: Transportation Research Board

TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Legal Research Digest 46: How the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and Other Privacy Laws Affect Public Transportation Operations explores whether the privacy and security rules established by HIPAA apply to transit agencies that possess patrons’ health information.

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Legal And Law Enforcement

The Application of Platforms to Prevent Child Pornography

The Application of Platforms to Prevent Child Pornography (PDF)
Source: International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research

The advancement of information and communication technology specifically the Internet has used by many people especially young people to facilitate their daily life activities, for instance, e-learning.

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Social And Cultural Issues

State Government Indigent Defense Expenditures, FY 2008–2012

State Government Indigent Defense Expenditures, FY 2008–2012
Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics

Provides data on state government indigent defense expenditures for fiscal years 2008 through 2012.

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Business And Economics

CRS -- Unaccompanied Alien Children - Legal Issues: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

Unaccompanied Alien Children – Legal Issues: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)
Source: Congressional Research Service (via U.S. State Department Foreign Press Center)

Recent reports about the increasing number of alien minors apprehended at the U.S.

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Government And Politics