From
Calling
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Courtroom
A Survival Guide for Midwives


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Dedication

Introduction

Chapter 1
Why You Aren't Safe!


Chapter 2
Organizing Support


Chapter 3
Understanding The Legal System


Chapter 4
Looking For A Lawyer (And Why You Should Do It Sooner, Not Later)

Why Does a Midwife Need a Lawyer (Bringing a Gun to the Gunfight)?
Why Midwives Need Lawyers Sooner, Not Later
Invoking the Fifth Amendment: Why Silence is Indeed Golden
What's A Lawyer?
Why Would a Lawyer Care About Midwifery?
How to Find a Lawyer Who Knows and/or Cares About Midwifery
Legal Defense Funds - Saving for a Rainy Day

Chapter 5
After The Dust Settles


Chapter 6
Taking The Next Step: Mainstreaming Midwifery


Resources
Primary Authors

Acknowledgements

Appendix I
Midwifery and the Law: Waiver of Appellate Review


Appendix II
Midwifery and State Law Desk Reference



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