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American Bar Association Resources
ABA Center on Children and the Law
Includes links to Web sites and ABA publications, including "Child CourtWorks", a bimonthly newsletter, as well as information about the Center's ongoing projects.
The Family First Prevention Services Act of 2018: A Guide for the Legal Community
This ABA Guidebook offers a starting point for understanding the Family First Act and how it can inform and improve legal practice and judicial decision making. It provides a detailed overview of major Family First Act provisions, implementation strategies, and sources and research to cite in legal advocacy and judicial decisions.
Family Law in the 50 States, D.C., and Puerto Rico
This site includes tables summarizing state laws in the areas of child support, custody, visitation, and appointment laws in adoption, guardianship, and parentage cases.
IJA/ABA Juvenile Justice Standards
Developed in conjunction with the Institute for Judicial Administration, the American Bar Association Juvenile Justice Standards address the entire continuum of the juvenile justice system, from police handling and intake to adjudication, disposition, juvenile corrections, and appeals.