Saturday, June 1, 2013

Fostering in UK

Here's an article on the need for more foster families in the UK.

MR

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Friday, May 31, 2013

One-Day Divorce Program

From the Wall Street Journal:

Thanks to law students, it now takes “seconds” for Sacramento County couples who filed for divorce to dissolve their marriages.

Student volunteers are the backbone behind the county’s new one-day divorce program. 

Read more here.

MR

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Thursday, May 30, 2013

IN Child Support for Child on Campus

From the Indiana Lawyer:

The Indiana Court of Appeals was presented with an issue for the first time: whether a child support order should be reduced for the time a child is living on campus when a court has found that the child has repudiated the non-custodial parent, and on that basis refused to enter an educational support order.

Read more here.

MR

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Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Presumed Shared Parenting in NC

From PR Web:

On April 2, 2013, North Carolina State Senator Clodfelter filed Senate Bill 610 entitled “An Act to Amend the Laws Pertaining to Child Custody to Incorporate a Presumed Shared Parenting Standard”. Family law attorneys throughout the state, including those at Miller Bowles Law, have had strong reactions to and differing opinions regarding this proposed law and how it will affect their clients.

Read more here.

MR

May 29, 2013 in Current Affairs, Custody (parenting plans) | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

PA Family Law

From foxrothschild.com:

My colleague Aaron Weems has already reported that late last month the Pennsylvania Supreme Court put an end to what was a five year experiment with court appointed ombudsmen tasked to decide minor custody disputes where the need to have a prompt resolution outweighed an assessment of how a particular custody issue affected a child’s best interests.

Read more here.

MR

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Monday, May 27, 2013

Happy Memorial Day

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