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Disputing Child Custody: Who Should Get Your Children

Divorce is very hard on everyone involved, especially when there are children involved. Child custody can make divorce proceedings last longer than necessary. Many parents fight very hard over their ...
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Child Custody: The Difference Between Legal Custody and Physical Custody

Child custody can be a difficult topic for parents to discuss. Before appearing in New York family court, it is imperative that both parties understand the definitions of legal custody and physical ...
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Important Paperwork for Child Custody Cases

Are you seeking custody of your children? If you are considering filing a child custody case with the court then there are a few important things to prepare and take with you to your hearings. Family ...
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Noticeable Shift in Child Custody Decisions

Twenty years ago men had difficulty obtaining equal child custody and visitation rights in court because the courts innately favored the mother and her gender roles. While the courts have always ...
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Child Custody FAQ

What are the two main parts of child custody cases? When the court awards child custody there is a legal custody and physical custody that they are referring to. Legal custody is in reference to which ...
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Sherri Shepherd Divorce Filing Sets Stage for Complicated Proceedings

On Monday, host of the daytime talk show "The View", Sherri Shepherd, took the initial steps in ending her marriage to husband of three years Lamar Sally, filing divorce papers in New ...
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How Does the Court Determine Child Custody?

There are numerous issues which must be considered when a couple decides to obtain a legal separation or divorce. If there are children from the marriage, one of the most important matters to resolve ...
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