COVID-19: Data and Trends for Federal Judicial Districts
Videoconference Testimony | Sixth Amendment Right to Confront and the Hague Convention
In this case, the petitioner made a pretrial request to appear by videoconference.
Domestic Violence | Grave Risk | Child Not a Target of Abuse | No Expert Witness Required to Testify to Psychological Dangers to the Child
This case addressed the question whether domestic violence against a parent poses grave risk to a child.
Habitual Residence | Wrongful Retention | Child’s Objection to Return
In this case, a mother filed a petition for the return of her child to Canada after the father refused to send the child back from the United States after a visit.
Child’s Objection to Return
In this case, the First Circuit reviewed whether a mature child’s objection to return was sufficient for the district court to deny the mother’s request for his return to Venezuela.
Hague Convention in Force
Custody Rights | Grandparent’s Custody Rights | Ne Exeat | Immigration Status | Grave Risk
Habitual Residence of Infants | Lack of Necessity of Evidentiary Hearing
Attorney Fees | ICARA
Jurisdiction | Standing | Redressability