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Unwed Biological Father's Due Process Rights Violated for Denying Paternity Petition, High Court Holds

“As the Court explained in Lehr, where a relationship is established between father and child that ‘demonstrates a full commitment to the responsibilities of parenthood’ the Constitution protects that relationship,” Justice Robyn Brody wrote for the unanimous panel. “‘But the mere existence of a biological link does not merit equivalent constitutional protection.’”         Click Here […]

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3rd Circ. Sides With American Airlines Over Firing of Employee for Racially Insensitive Facebook Posts

“As Koslosky points to no evidence of pretext, we are thus left with one conclusion: American fired her because her racially insensitive social media posts violated its policies and generated an outcry from employees and customers alike,” stated Judge Thomas L. Ambro. “Because this is a legitimate justification for her ouster, we are not persuaded […]

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