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Title

“Richard” Case Defies the Law As Well As the Logic

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

7-17-1994

Abstract

Justice James Heiple last week once again rejected the best interests of "Baby Richard" with legal reasoning as strange as the decision he has reached. Richard is the 3 1/2-year-old Illinois boy who has lived all his life with his adoptive parents.

Copyright

Chicago Tribune