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"Can She have my Child Adopted?"

Steven called me in a very stressed state. He had split up with his girlfriend, Angela, a few months ago. Angela is pregnant with their child – a girl due in 3 months. 518 more words

Family Law

How a paternity test can sometimes complicate a custody case

The reality is that the paternity of a child can be a real issue in some child custody or support cases between unmarried parents.  These cases are commonly referred to as paternity cases. 555 more words

Child Custody

Child Support from a Step-Mother's Perspective

For every man in this world who has gone through any sort of relationship failure where you decided to procreate with your wife or significant other, to only be slapped with a ruthless “child support order,” this post is for you. 2,267 more words

My Step-Mother Journey

Barbara Kay: Dads are parents, too

Poor, poor, poor Gwen Stefani. The Hollywood star split from her rocker husband Gavin Rossdale in 2015. But that’s not why we must pity her. After all, Stefani’s marriage lasted longer than those of most of her peers. 787 more words

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New shared parenting bill signed by Governor Nixon

In a previous blog entry, we discussed that HB1550 passed the Missouri House and Senate.  This was a shared parenting bill that had various important components. 414 more words

Child Custody

A Father's Wish

This story appeared on my Facebook feed this afternoon. My heart goes out to this family. But first and foremost I was shocked to see this couple were battling the ugly court system from a different country! 1,618 more words

My Step-Mother Journey

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