Family Law Prof Blog

Editor: Margaret Ryznar
Indiana University
Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Introducing Family Law

From Law Times:

The federal government’s latest attempt to bring western family law principles to native reserves is once again attracting controversy.

The family homes on reserves and matrimonial interests or rights act is the federal government’s fourth attempt to address the vacuum that exists in matrimonial property laws in aboriginal communities.

The standing committee on the status of women has just referred the bill back to Parliament without amendment despite hearing a litany of concerns about the process and the lack of consultation and non-legislative measures and support.

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Western Culture's notion of family and family law is sometjing that in my opinion has to be 'bread' into a third world society over many decades and several generations.

Posted by: Tulsa Divorce Lawyer | Jul 22, 2013 8:23:58 PM

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