Guardianship Bill Vetoed by Governor

A Bill sponsored by Judish Zaffirini-D, Laredo would have created a specialized court to hear and monitor guardianship cases.  The bill along with three others had received almost unanimous support in both the Senate and  the house, and had ...

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GUARDIANSHIP 201

So let’s talk about what happens after you have gotten a guardianship of the person of your young adult child. What does that really mean in terms of powers you have over him or her? To make sure of your powers, first, you should look at the ...

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Supported Decision Making As an Alternative to Guardianship

Will I need a guardianship when my child reaches 18?  Many parents ponder this question.  There are several less restrictive alternatives to guardianship that should be considered. Supported Decision Making is built around the concept of ...

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Male Brain Phenotype Linked to Autism Risk, Even in Girls

A new study may help explain why autism spectrum disorder (ASD) affects up to five times more males than females. The answer may lie in cortical …

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Researchers Make Progress on What Causes Autism, ADHD and Epilepsy

Scientists at Trinity College claim to have achieved a major breakthrough as they've honed in on the genes that are partly responsible for disorders …

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