Illinois Bar Journal

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Introducing the New and Improved Minor Guardianship Statute

By Margaret C. Benson
December
2010
Article
, Page 628
An important new amendment to the Illinois Probate Act clarifies when nonparents have standing in minor guardianship cases and otherwise honors the rights of parents while protecting children.

Forum Shopping (the Good Kind) in Custody and Guardianship Cases

By M. Lee Witte & Margaret C. Benson
September
2002
Article
, Page 481
In custody cases, like most others, you'll increase your odds of success if you choose your forum wisely.

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