"Family Law Professor Deborah Widiss Spring The text for our"
Family Law Professor Deborah Widiss Spring 2009 The text for our class will be Abrams et al., Contemporary Family Law (1st ed. 2006). There will also be supplemental materials available on a Lexis web-course page. For the first week, please read: Jan. 12: Who is (recognized as) a family? • Introduction (course book pp 1-7); Moore v. City of East Cleveland, n.3 (8-14); Braschi v. Stahl Associates Co., 74 N.Y.2d 201 (excerpted version available on Lexis webcourse) • Family law practice, Introduction and notes 1-2 (46-51) Jan. 14: Who can make decisions for a family? • Evolution of a right of privacy, Griswold v. CT, n.1 (14-25), Eisenstadt v. Baird (26-33), and Lawrence v. Texas (35-44) I’m looking forward to meeting you!