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Published by CLE Books, The State Bar of Wisconsin in Madison, WI .
Written in English



  • Wisconsin.


  • Guardians ad litem -- Wisconsin.,
  • Children -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Wisconsin.,
  • Mental health laws -- Wisconsin.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesPractice guidelines for GALs in family court.
StatementJoan N. Alschuler ... [et al.].
ContributionsAlschuler, Joan N.
LC ClassificationsKFW2506 .G83
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (loose-leaf) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL682657M
ISBN 10094557441X, 0945574975
LC Control Number97029359

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