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The Guardian ad Litem Who Stole Christmas, and then the Children (Jamie L. Manning, Hennepin County)

As the New Year begins, 2017 will mark 11 years that I have spent battling in family court with an abusive, personality disordered ex partner. 11 years – that is the entire length of my children’s lives. The family court … Continue reading

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City Pages Article Motivates Mom to Share Experiences about Family Law Judge

My experiences with Judge Patrick D Robben in Hennepin County Family Court Judge Patrick D. Robben (Hennepin County, 4th Judicial District, Minnesota) has been featured in a new article in City Pages title “Gary Schumacher Choosing Jail Over Allowing the … Continue reading

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No More: I Refuse to Be Silent About Abuse, Concerns with Safety

How is it in the “best interest” of the children to become alienated from one parent, and forced to live in an dysfunctional environment that has been proven to be unsafe? I refuse to be silent about abuse, and concerns … Continue reading

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Should a Guardian ad Litem Facilitate Mediation? My Experiences with GAL & Mediation

Should a Guardian ad Litem (GAL) be allowed to mediate between parties, assisting in coming to agreements about custody and parenting time, and facilitating communication? The Minnesota Rules of Guardian ad Litem Procedure say no. However, Guardians often assume the … Continue reading

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The Difficulties & the Dream: Remembering MLK Day

“I say to you today, my friends, so even though we face the difficulties of today and tomorrow, I still have a dream. It is a dream deeply rooted in the American dream…” – Martin Luther King, Jr. “I Have … Continue reading

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