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privilegiare il legame di sangue

English translation: to favour blood ties

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14:34 Feb 17, 2006
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
Italian term or phrase: privilegiare il legame di sangue
A suo parere anche i giudici dovrebbero essere meno rigidi nel privilegiare il legame di sangue con la famiglia di origine.

I am a bit lost with this sentence:it refers to an interview given by a judge on the protection of children within the legal system.
Lorraine Abbey
Ireland
Local time: 05:05
English translation:to favour blood ties
Explanation:
to privilege or to favour blood ties


Currently, the legal system strongly favors blood ties over psychological bonds, no matter how strong and long lasting the non-genetic ties may be.http://www.berkeley.edu/news/berkeleyan/1998/0429/families.h...

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in his/her opinion judges should be less severe when favouring blood ties with the family of origin

or something similar...

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Romina Minucci
Italy
Local time: 06:05
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7 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +5
to favour blood ties


Explanation:
to privilege or to favour blood ties


Currently, the legal system strongly favors blood ties over psychological bonds, no matter how strong and long lasting the non-genetic ties may be.http://www.berkeley.edu/news/berkeleyan/1998/0429/families.h...

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Note added at 11 mins (2006-02-17 14:46:13 GMT)
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in his/her opinion judges should be less severe when favouring blood ties with the family of origin

or something similar...



Romina Minucci
Italy
Local time: 06:05
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in category: 4
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Denise DeVries: judges should be more open to placing children outside the family instead of automatically with grandparents, uncles, cousins, etc.
47 mins
  -> grazie grazie grazie Denise

agree  Francesca Pegazzano
48 mins
  -> grazie Francesca

agree  Enza Longo: with Denise
51 mins

agree  Heather Socie
1 hr

agree  paolamonaco
4 hrs
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