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Parens Patriae

Legal term that defines the State's legal role as the guardian to protect the interests of children who cannot take care of themselves. For example, in an abuse or neglect case, this concept is used to explain the State's duty to protect minor children who lack proper care and custody from their parents.

Question: How does Parens Patriae relate to the Bhopal Chemical spill? I'm in a moc court trial, on the side of the chemical company, and we are trying to dismiss the case under parens patriae.

Answer: saying the courts do not have the power to hold them for trial.... go here::: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parens_patriae www.lectlaw.com/def2/p004.htm law.jrank.org/pages/9014/Parens-Patria… - legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com…

 


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NY Attorney General Files Redlining Lawsuit Alleging Mortgage Discrimination

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According to the complaint, which the Attorney General claims to have filed pursuant to his parens patriae powers, the defendants intentionally discriminated against African Americans in the Buffalo metro area on the basis of race in violation of the ...
 

Wardship and the right to publish

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Lady Hale explained the inherent jurisdiction by reference to 'common law rules' and that, in the case of a child who is a British national, the 'Crown had a protective or parens patriae jurisdiction over the child wherever he was'. She cites Lord ...
 

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips | PAGA Suit Belongs in State, Not Federal, Court ...

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Second Circuit: EEOC Charge Doesn't Toll State Law ClaimsPAGA Suit Belongs in State, Not Federal, Court Says Ninth CircuitWhy it matters: A wage and hour suit brought under California's Private Attorney General Act (PAGA) belongs in state , not federal ...
 

Ballard Spahr | NY Attorney General Files Redlining Lawsuit Alleging Mortgage ...

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According to the complaint, which the Attorney General claims to have filed pursuant to his parens patriae powers, the defendants intentionally discriminated against African Americans in the Buffalo metro area on the basis of race in violation of the ...
 

Troutman Sanders LLP | 2014 ABA Annual Meeting ? Showcase CLE ...

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While the Supreme Court's decision centered upon the text of the CAFA statute, our panelists of experts, including the Mississippi Attorney General, will discuss the scope and breadth of a state's parens patriae authority, the federalism issues related ...