Author Archives: Lauren Kirkwood

Lauren Kirkwood covers the business of law beat at The Daily Record.

Adoption and LGBT parents

As the legal landscape surrounding LGBT rights has shifted dramatically in recent years, the hurdles same-sex couples have to overcome to adopt a child have decreased. But challenges remain for gay and lesbian couples who want to start a family, ...

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How metadata could impact your next case

Cellphones, computers and other electronic devices store a myriad of highly personal information, from web search histories to text messages to GPS location data. In a contested divorce case or a child custody dispute, these pieces of information become particularly ...

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