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December 2013 Archives

Keeping the best interests of the child in mind with nesting

When most Michigan couples divorce, they go on to live separate lives. They live in separate houses, arrange a child custody agreement and move on with their lives. But having to shuttle kids back and forth between parents every weekend is not really in the best interests of the child. What if the children could still have regular access to both parents after a divorce? It's possible with a new trend called nesting.

Divorced parents regret impact on childern

Parents in the Detroit, Michigan, area who have dealt with divorce are likely quite aware of the impact that the procedures can have on children. Even adult children can be affected by parents' divorce, and a new study shows that the impact on children is the top regret individuals have related to their divorce.

Beyonce's father denies missing child support payments

It's not just celebrities that make the news when it comes to missing child support payments. Even their not-so-famous parents can end up in the spotlight due to allegations of nonpayment of court-ordered child support. This is exactly what has happened to Beyonce Knowles' father, Matthew Knowles.

Detroit lawsuit continues for judge that removed child from home

A Wayne County judge is still being sued after a federal judge refused to dismiss the case against her. The Wayne County judge allegedly signed many blank orders for child removal, which were then filled out and used by other authorities at their discretion. The federal judge indicated that signing such orders ahead of time clearly violates a parent's right to a notice as well as a hearing prior to their child being removed by protective services. The Wayne County judge was technically acting as an administrator when she pre-signed the orders and her judicial immunity will therefore not apply.

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