The newsletter of the ISBA’s Section on Child Law
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Newsletter articles from 2007
Case law update
At the close of last year, the Illinois Supreme Court issued rulings on two issues related to constitutional matters.
Child custody overview of Supreme Court rules
The new child custody rules, which took effect on July 1, 2006, are divided into three parts – A, B, and C – which apply to certain Acts. This article will give a brief overview of the new rules and will highlight key provisions in each rule.
Interviewing children, Part II
This article is part two of a two-part series begun last year containing practical tips for interviewing children.
Obtaining accommodations for college students with disabilities
Although some children with disabilities may have impairments that are so severe that college is not a realistic option for them, many others have the potential to be highly successful in college and beyond, particularly if provided the appropriate accommodations that they need to function within the college environment.
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