Immigration and Abduction: The Relevance of U.S. Immigration Status to Defenses Under the Hague Convention on International Child Abduction

Norris, Catherine
February 2010
California Law Review;Feb2010, Vol. 98 Issue 1, p159
Academic Journal
In this article, the author discusses two defenses of the Hague Convention, the Article 13(b) grave-risk defense and the Article 12 well-settled defense, relative to the immigration status of the children in the U.S. She examines the assessment and consideration of these defenses and the purpose of the Hague Convention. She also analyzes the role of the U.S. immigration law against international child abduction.


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