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American boy wins right to divorce parents

Title
American boy wins right to divorce parents
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
26 Sep 1992
Year of production
1992
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Duration
00:04:07
Description
Paul Woodley reports on the landmark case of Gregory Kingsley (Gregory Russ), the American twelve-year-old who sued for the termination of the parental rights of his natural parents. Includes comment from Gregory Kingsley; statement from Kingsley’s foster father, George Russ; statement from lawyers Harry Morrell(?) and Jerry Blair(?).
Contributors
Paul Woodley; Gregory Kingsley; Gregory Russ; George Russ; Harry Morrell(?); Jerry Blair(?)
Keywords
USA; Legal procedure; Law; Family disorganization; Children (age group); Child custody; Children (family); Parents; Child welfare; Gregory Kingsley; Gregory Russ; Rachel Kingsley

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