4 10, 2016

Why Conservatives Are Picking Sides in a Lesbian Child Custody Battle

By | 2017-04-25T22:32:51+00:00 October 4th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Last year, when the Supreme Court made it legal for same-sex couples to marry nationwide, one might have expected the ruling to end thorny questions about the legal status of their 200,000-plus children. But as recent developments in a Tennessee court case have made clear, the religious right and its Republican enablers are now doing [...]

27 06, 2016

Child custody reforms push for equal time with both parents

By | 2016-06-27T21:05:56+00:00 June 27th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Nearly two dozen states have been considering shared parenting after divorce or separation as part of a reform of current child custody laws, which could mean more shared time for noncustodial parents with their children. According to a press release from theNational Parents Organization (which advocates for shared parenting in divorce situations), those states currently [...]

15 06, 2016

Why I’m Letting Go: Agreeing to 50/50 Custody

By | 2017-04-25T22:32:55+00:00 June 15th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Almost two years ago, my world was turned upside down. My ex-husband had confessed that he no longer loved me, and I learned the hurtful truth about our marriage. Sincerely believing that I was looking out for the best interests of our two girls, I immediately filed for primary physical custody. My ex-husband did not [...]