Criminal Law Briefing

Trauma Caused by Separation from Parents-ABA Memorandum

This website contains this memo and practice tips for lawyers for parentsand children in child welfare and criminal proceedings.  It also contains  additional resources from the ABA Center for children and the Law on this topic....


Parent Sentencing Alternative Sentence ( Formerly FOSA)

This brief argues that a defendant pregnant at the time of offense who is a parent at the time of sentencing should be eligible to receive a Parenting Sentencing Alternative, formerly known as FOSA.