Remedy for the Divorce Evil: A Proposed Federal Marriage and Divorce Law

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), August 1, 1913

The author argues that the lax divorce laws of states such as South Dakota, in combination with the constitutional full faith and credit clause, undermine homes and families. The author proposes a constitutional amendment granting the national legislature the power to establish marriage and divorce laws for the entire country. In Bulletin of the National Conference of Jewish Charities 1913-1914, Baltimore, Vol.IV:1, ed. Lee F. Frankel.

Topic: Policy, Divorce, Law, Family

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Genre: Newsletter

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Remedy for the Divorce Evil: A Proposed Federal Marriage and Divorce Law. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA). 1 August 1913: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=2943


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