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  • Do Courts Favor Mothers More than Fathers in Child Custody Cases?
    Do Courts Favor Mothers More than Fathers in Child Custody Cases?

    Although there was once a presumption that young children should be primarily with their mother after a divorce , most states no longer abide by this assumption and have passed laws that prevent women ...

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  • School Choices After Divorce
    School Choices After Divorce

    If you and your spouse are in the midst of a divorce and share children, you might be wondering who will make the decisions regarding the children's education in the aftermath once the dust has ...

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  • Can Private School Tuition Be Included in Child Support?
    Can Private School Tuition Be Included in Child Support?

    As children grow older, their expenses naturally increase. Adolescents and teens engage in activities like sports, dance, painting, music, and crafts that help them develop into well-rounded, capable ...

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  • When Should a Guardian Ad Litem Be Appointed?
    When Should a Guardian Ad Litem Be Appointed?

    As we discussed in a recent post, “Understanding The Role of Guardian Ad Litem in Child Custody Cases,” a guardian ad litem (GAL) is an objective, impartial person whom the court appoints to act as a ...

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  • Understanding Role of Guardian Ad Litem in Child Custody Cases
    Understanding Role of Guardian Ad Litem in Child Custody Cases

    A guardian ad litem (GAL) is an objective, impartial person whom the court appoints to act as a representative for the minor children in a contested custody proceeding. In cases of alleged child abuse ...

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  • Missouri Child Custody Reform Aims to Equalize Parenting
    Missouri Child Custody Reform Aims to Equalize Parenting

    The bill promotes shared parenting. The reform could arguably be a direct result of the growing fathers’ rights movement , which of late has focused on such shared custody initiatives. Shared ...

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