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Mika Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jun-03-09 05:41 PM
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12. Jurisdiction resides in the country where the child lives as per the Hague Convention. n/t
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  -Elain Gonzales in reverse? question everything  Jun-03-09 04:57 PM   #0 
  - Not at all like the Elian Gonzales case.  Mika   Jun-03-09 05:03 PM   #1 
  - Why not? The Cuban father wanted Elian returned to him  question everything   Jun-03-09 05:11 PM   #2 
  - Not accurate.  Mika   Jun-03-09 05:24 PM   #3 
  - Not accurate  Tempest   Jun-03-09 05:29 PM   #5 
  - Mr. Lins e Silva is not a parent?  Mika   Jun-03-09 05:37 PM   #8 
     - It might be legal in Brazil, but the boy is an American citizen  Tempest   Jun-03-09 05:39 PM   #10 
     - Jurisdiction resides in the country where the child lives as per the Hague Convention. n/t  Mika   Jun-03-09 05:41 PM   #12 
     - Not according to New Jersey and Rio judges  Tempest   Jun-03-09 05:42 PM   #14 
     - And Miami kangaroo courts ruled that Elian should stay in the US.  Mika   Jun-03-09 05:53 PM   #20 
        - This is why it's so important that we not violate international treaties  AlexanderProgressive   Jun-03-09 10:08 PM   #41 
     - The Hague Conventions have clauses applying to this. Brazil has no jurisdiction.  Xithras   Jun-03-09 05:52 PM   #19 
     - Hague Convention  Sigh Sister   Jun-04-09 08:10 AM   #45 
     - The father also did not sign any divorce papers  question everything   Jun-03-09 07:08 PM   #33 
     - BS. He's not the parent.  Xithras   Jun-03-09 05:43 PM   #15 
  - The boy's mother has died  gratuitous   Jun-03-09 05:31 PM   #6 
  - bzzzt. you don't even have the fucking facts and you're lecturing? Pathetic.  cali   Jun-03-09 05:46 PM   #17 
     - So, now legal step parents are not parents according to you?  Mika   Jun-03-09 05:50 PM   #18 
        - it's sick shit to suggest that a child who was ABDUCTED  cali   Jun-03-09 07:01 PM   #28 
           - Please post a link suggesting abduction.  Mika   Jun-03-09 07:12 PM   #34 
  - It was the family who refused to return Elian  Tempest   Jun-03-09 05:28 PM   #4 
     - The complication here is that the boy's mother died during childbirth  malaise   Jun-03-09 05:35 PM   #7 
        - I'm aware of that  Tempest   Jun-03-09 05:38 PM   #9 
        - She died during another childbirth, not this boy.  Mika   Jun-03-09 05:39 PM   #11 
           - LOL!  Tempest   Jun-03-09 05:41 PM   #13 
           - Yes I know n/t  malaise   Jun-03-09 06:51 PM   #25 
  - exactly like the Elian Gonzales case. The sole living parent lives in the U.S.  cali   Jun-03-09 05:45 PM   #16 
     - Except that she and her husband had gained legal custody of the boy in Brasil.  Mika   Jun-03-09 05:55 PM   #21 
        - she abducted the boy, genius.  cali   Jun-03-09 07:03 PM   #30 
           - Larry King's show is you're "evidence"? LOL  Mika   Jun-03-09 07:19 PM   #38 
              - Why should he pay child support if the mother just abducted the boy?  question everything   Jun-03-09 09:51 PM   #40 
  - This is a sticky situation with no good solutions  Lydia Leftcoast   Jun-03-09 05:57 PM   #22 
  - Actually Elian lived with his dad 5 days a week. His mother had him weekends.  Mika   Jun-03-09 06:16 PM   #23 
  - OK, thanks for the correction  Lydia Leftcoast   Jun-03-09 06:40 PM   #24 
     - So far.  Mika   Jun-03-09 07:00 PM   #27 
        - One fact that impacts this case is  Sigh Sister   Jun-04-09 07:59 AM   #44 
           - Which is one more reason why our government has to press  question everything   Jun-04-09 10:03 AM   #46 
  - not sticky at all.  cali   Jun-03-09 07:05 PM   #31 
  - If the boy is now 9 and lived in Brazil for 5 years  question everything   Jun-03-09 07:17 PM   #37 
  - He is being held because Chavez wants to nationalize him  The Straight Story   Jun-03-09 06:57 PM   #26 
  - You mean a completely manufactured publicity stunt by the reich-wing? n/t  Greyhound   Jun-03-09 07:01 PM   #29 
  - wtf? this child was abducted by mom who divorced dad in  cali   Jun-03-09 07:07 PM   #32 
     - Link?  Mika   Jun-03-09 07:13 PM   #36 
     - here. and you can google it  cali   Jun-04-09 05:04 AM   #42 
     - Well since you don't live in South Florida and didn't know the people involved,  Greyhound   Jun-03-09 07:23 PM   #39 
  - "This is as serious as the pirates of the coast of Somalia."  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jun-03-09 07:12 PM   #35 
  - Here's a link to the website started by the dad (the real one)  Sigh Sister   Jun-04-09 07:40 AM   #43 

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