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Child Custody and Habeas Corpus

Reviewed 07/01/2021



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New Hampshire Cases

These are old cases where a writ of habeas corpus was used for child custody in New Hampshire. The common law habeas corpus procedure used in these cases is no longer valid because it has been replaced by statutory law. 

Federal Cases

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