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The current legal issue that interests me is the child right debate that has been going on for sometimes in the country. The law defines a child as any person below the age of eighteen unless in such situation that the child enters a jurisdiction that adulthood is defined earlier. The child right has been defined as human right s in which very special attention is placed on the protection that is given to minors. While other rights entitled to children like the right to education, food and health are very vital in ensuring that the kids are not neglected by some careless parents (Bandman, 2009). Children have the right to associate with both parents even as they grow up. This law requirement often puts parents who have undergone very painful divorce in very awkward situations. The parents may not wish to see each other.