Archive for November, 2012

  • Air date: November 17, 2012 The Big Bad Wolf is in Family Court Joining host Michelle MacDonald are Sara “Olson” Andrews, the grandchild in the infamous Grandparent Visitation case, Olson v. Olson, cited thousands of times by lawyers since published by the Supreme Court in 1995 and Thomas Shimota, a founding member of the Family Innocence and a Family Innocence Advocate.. Listen to The Big Bad Wolf is in Family Court: The Family Innocence Show airs […]

    The Big Bad Wolf Lives in Family Court

    Air date: November 17, 2012 The Big Bad Wolf is in Family Court Joining host Michelle MacDonald are Sara “Olson” Andrews, the grandchild in the infamous Grandparent Visitation case, Olson v. Olson, cited thousands of times by lawyers since published by the Supreme Court in 1995 and Thomas Shimota, a founding member of the Family Innocence and a Family Innocence Advocate.. Listen to The Big Bad Wolf is in Family Court: The Family Innocence Show airs […]

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  • From the Tikkun Daily Blog by: Bruce Peterson on August 27th, 2012 My judicial career has been focused in family law, which is hopelessly behind in coping with 50% divorce rates and 40% unmarried parent rates. Family fragmentation on this scale, the worst in the world, is going to have devastating social consequences unless we soon develop more child-friendly legal and social structures. Possibilities for hope and healing are glimmering amid the dark violence and […]

    Science Meets Spirituality — The Case Against Divorce Courts

    From the Tikkun Daily Blog by: Bruce Peterson on August 27th, 2012 My judicial career has been focused in family law, which is hopelessly behind in coping with 50% divorce rates and 40% unmarried parent rates. Family fragmentation on this scale, the worst in the world, is going to have devastating social consequences unless we soon develop more child-friendly legal and social structures. Possibilities for hope and healing are glimmering amid the dark violence and […]

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  • After The Family Innocence learned that Restorative Justice Circles were successfully used in the most contentious family court cases by expert John Myser, Family Innocence advocates, including Barb Zorn joined peacemakers from around the world, at The Gandhi Institute in New York, to learn to facilitate circles from the master, Dominic Barter. A Miracle in Minnesota on All Saints Day.  Last year,  family law attorney Michelle MacDonald  prayed to Pope John Paul II  for a miracle to […]

    Circle My Family – All Saints Day Miracle Announced at Family Innocence Event.

    After The Family Innocence learned that Restorative Justice Circles were successfully used in the most contentious family court cases by expert John Myser, Family Innocence advocates, including Barb Zorn joined peacemakers from around the world, at The Gandhi Institute in New York, to learn to facilitate circles from the master, Dominic Barter. A Miracle in Minnesota on All Saints Day.  Last year,  family law attorney Michelle MacDonald  prayed to Pope John Paul II  for a miracle to […]

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  • The Family Innocence has been selected to appear in the Best of the Twin Cities 2012. From ProactiveResources.com: This series (Best of the Twin Cities) is produced by Proactive Resources. Our knowledgeable team of researchers and writers mine the wealth of current and readily available information to find the “Best” in your field. For more than 27 years, we have profiled some of the most influential lawyers, doctors, educational and financial institutions in the country, […]

    Family Innocence featured in BEST OF THE TWIN CITIES 2012

    The Family Innocence has been selected to appear in the Best of the Twin Cities 2012. From ProactiveResources.com: This series (Best of the Twin Cities) is produced by Proactive Resources. Our knowledgeable team of researchers and writers mine the wealth of current and readily available information to find the “Best” in your field. For more than 27 years, we have profiled some of the most influential lawyers, doctors, educational and financial institutions in the country, […]

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