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Child Custody Change Reversed in Chattanooga, TN for Applying Wrong Material Change Standard: Newberry v. Newberry

Facts: Mother and Father divorced in 2010, at which time Mother was named the primary residential parent of their three children.

Four years later, Father petitioned to… 890 more words

Family Law

New shared parenting bill passes Missouri House and Senate

In a potentially significant move in Missouri, HB 1550 has passed the Missouri House and Senate.  The bill now sits on the desk of Governor Jeremiah Nixon.    503 more words

Child Custody

Where Does Your Child Live? Child Custody

“I have Joint Custody.”

I hear this often,”…but I have Joint Custody!” However, the Court Order determines what you have.

There are 2 types of Custody in Mississippi Law. 173 more words


My Child Custody Case has to be transferred - again?!

Many parents run into the situation where there may be a pending child custody matter and the parent with possession decides to move, yet again. But now it’s to a new county. 357 more words

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Equal Parenting Time Affirmed in Clarksville, TN Divorce: Spencer v. Spencer

Facts: Mother and Father, the parents of one child, divorced after 3 1/2 years of marriage.

Mother and Father are both paramedics. Their work schedules require them to work a rotating shift of 24 hours on and 48 hours off. 406 more words

Family Law

How does supervised visitation work?

In some rare cases, supervised visitation ends up in being ordered in a divorce or a child custody case for one of the parents.  This can take place in cases where the courts feel that the parent is abusive or neglectful of their children. 579 more words

Child Custody

What school will the children attend?

The choice of school for children in a divorce or child custody case can be quite the contested issue.  If the children are already attending school at the time the case begins, this can certainly have a bearing.  319 more words

Child Custody