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Adoption, Child Support, Divorce, Family Law, Foster Care, Monthly Newsletter, Transracial Should Mothers that use Drugs during Pregnancy be Criminally Charged?

OpEd By: Maggie Moriarty, Esq. Several state legislatures are considering laws that permit criminal charges for substance use during pregnan

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Adoption, Child Support, Divorce, Family Law, Foster Care, General Law, Monthly Newsletter, Transracial Adoption Parameters

By: Maggie Moriarty, Esq. When you decide to begin the adoption or foster care process, excitement and nerves immediately set in. But, befor

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Adoption, Family Law, Foster Care, Monthly Newsletter, Uncategorized November Is ADOPTION MONTH : Family Update

DeSiato Family Update As you know, Ava has significant needs.  She is going well.  She has been approved for ABA therapy.  We think that

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Adoption, Family Law, Foster Care, General Law, Monthly Newsletter Monmouth & Ocean County Adoption Day 2019

HLG is proud to have been part of the Monmouth County and Ocean County Adoption Days. The love and smiles were contagious. We helped six kid

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Adoption, Events, Family Law, Foster Care, Monthly Newsletter, Transracial Spotlight: embrella

      HLG is delighted to highlight embrella – an organization supporting parents who adopt from foster care through CP

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Adoption, Child Support, Family Law, Foster Care, Monthly Newsletter, Transracial Ask An Attorney

The Adoption Edition Jennifer Cimoch asks:  When should a foster parent consult a lawyer about adoption? Answer: For any adoption to be abl

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Adoption, Family Law, Foster Care, Monthly Newsletter, Transracial Op-Ed: Should resource parents be a party to reviews or hearings for their foster children?

By: Maggie Moriarty, Esq. Should resource parents be a party to reviews or hearings for their foster children? Assembly Bill A913, which is

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Adoption, Family Law, Foster Care Adoption Red Flags

By: Maggie Moriarty, Esq.   My passion for adoption is personal.  I have three adopted children – all with their own unique, persona

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Adoption, Family Law, Foster Care, Transracial Tax Implications for Foster and Adoptive Families

Every year, families approach Maggie Moriarty with questions regarding the Federal Adoption Tax Credit and how to claim their foster childre

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