In defining family, it is possible to include a group home designed by the state to emulate a traditional family unit. This case examines the Group House of Port Washington, Inc. v. Board of Zoning and Appeals of the Town of North Hempstead.
Municipal Law- Negligence- Failure of Police to Provide Protection to the Holder of Family Court Order of Protection States a Valid Cause of Action,
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