What are the orzgms of the current chaos and controversy in the field,
the home of some of the most vituperative debates in public policy? To answer these questions, this Article
identifies and examines family law's foundational principles. It undertakes a
conceptual analysis of the legal practices that govern families.
Author(s): Vivian E. Hamilton, William and Mary Law
This guide is about family law in Texas. Topics covered
includes: The Marriage Relationship, Collaborative Family Law, Child in Relation
to the Family, Juvenile Justice Code, Truancy Court Proceedings, Protective
Orders and Family Violence, The Parent-Child Relationship and the Suit Affecting
the Parent-Child Relationship.
talks about the decisions that have to be made when a couple separates or
divorces. These include, for couples with children, decisions about where
the children will live and how each parent can remain involved in their
children's lives, and, for all couples, decisions about who will need to pay
financial support and what will happen to any property the couple owns