Thursday, April 21, 2011

$50 Million New York Case Challenging Paternity Presumption

The New York Times ran a story last weekend about a great filiation case - worth $50 million - working its way through that New York Court system that challenges the old presumption that the husband of the mother is the father of a child born during the marriage.  A good read during exam season!  Read the  piece here.

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I disagree with the premise of the case. If the child is born during the marriage, then the presumption should be that the husband of the mother is the biological father of the baby.

Posted by: Divorce Attorneys Tulsa | Aug 31, 2011 7:05:51 PM

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