TITLE

EXTENDING WRONGFUL DEATH DAMAGES TO KINSHIP-CARE RELATIONSHIPS

AUTHOR(S)
Hoener, Sonya Harrell
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
University of Toledo Law Review;Fall2011, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p77
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on why the U.S. should allow kinship-care relations to collect wrongful death damages. Topics include the number of children growing up in households in the U.S. headed by non-biological parents, wrongful death recovery limitations that require damages be paid only to immediate next-of-kin, and the difference between noneconomic and pecuniary damages.
ACCESSION #
70126055

 

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