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Supreme Court / Grandparents Visitation Rights #193084

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 05, 2000
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Supreme Court: John Martin) Supreme Court's judgement limiting grandparents' visitation rights examined; details given of the case involving the grandparents {Gary and Jenifer Troxel} of Isabelle and Natalie Troxel. Views of Justice Sandra Day O'Connor quoted. [Parents' attorney Howard GOODFRIEND - says the court says parents have fundamental rights regarding their children.] [American University College of Law Nancy POLIKOFF - says the ruling applied to the Washington state law.] [American Association of Retired Persons Cheryl MATHIES - backs the court decision.]

Jennings, Peter;
Martin, John

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