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The Savage Character Of Family Courts

, The Connecticut Law Tribune


If you doubt for one moment our membership in the animal kingdom, spend some time in family court in a high-conflict case. I swear you can all but hear the parties snarling at one another in territorial rage. The claims of reason are tenuous when what's at stake is an affair of the heart. We are, as David Hume observed long ago, slaves to our passions.

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