Oregon Adoption Laws
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Press Release OVERVIEW The first-ever federal privacy standards to protect patients' medical records and other health information provided to health plans, doctors, hospitals and other health care providers took effect on April 14, 2003. Developed by the Department of Health and Human Services... Detectives Offer Searchers Professional Help
MORRISTOWN, N.J. -- Joe Collins finds people. Not just any people, though. He specializes. Birth parents and adoptees are his targets. ``I have the greatest job in the world,'' he says. ``I bring people together who spend most of their lives thinking they'll never see each other again. They don't... Legal Options for Caregivers - Page 5 - Subsidized Guardianship
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'Upskirt' photos legal in Mass., court rules. Not for long, critics say. (+video)
Mass. Supreme Judicial Court ruled Wednesday that, under existing state laws, taking so-called 'upskirt' photos in public is not illegal, prompting state lawmakers to promise updates to an outdated law. 'Upskirt' photos legal in Boston, court rules. Not for long, critics say. (+video)
Massachusetts Supreme Court ruled unanimously on Wednesday that, under existing state laws, taking so-called 'upskirt' photos of people in public is not illegal, prompting state lawmakers to promise updates to an outdated law. Gupta Beck & Friedman Law Group Challenge California, Florida & Texas Laws That Block Credit Card Surcharges
Opening a new front in the ongoing battle over credit card swipe fees, merchants in California, Florida and Texas today filed simultaneous constitutional challenges to state laws that prohibit store owners from imposing a 'Upskirt' photos legal in Boston, court rules. Not for long, critics say.
Massachusetts Supreme Court ruled unanimously on Wednesday that, under existing state laws, taking so-called 'upskirt' photos of people in public is not illegal, prompting state lawmakers to promise updates to an outdated law.
Search Options: Confidential Intermediaries
April 11, 2010, 6:23 pm
Today I'm continuing my series on search options and focusing on court appointed confidential intermediaries. There are also private intermediaries and I will discuss that in a future blog post. Last month I discussed self searching and mutual consent directories . In future posts I'll... Making Adoption Goals in 2010
December 29, 2009, 7:00 am
I've given you a list of goals if parenting is your long-term pregnancy goal for 2010 . Now it's time to talk adoption. Please know that I intend for you to compare and contrast your lists after you have made them and considered them thoroughly. One list is really not complete without the other.... Book Review: You Can Adopt
March 12, 2010, 6:05 am
I love Adoptive Families magazine! I read every issue cover to cover. I even read the ads. Last year, they announced they would be publishing You Can Adopt: An Adoptive Families Guide, by Susan Caughman and Isolde Motley. I immediately wanted to buy the book, and I did so as soon as it became...