2063 ABA Journal articles on Family Law.
A law professor and her wife have sued the federal government, alleging that a federally funded child services agency refused to consider placing a child with them because they don’t…
Feb 23, 2018 2:25 PM CST
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An Ohio judge is considering whether to award full custody of a transgender teen to his grandparents so he can pursue hormone therapy that is opposed by his parents.
Jan 29, 2018 9:52 AM CST
A lawyer who represents Hollywood stars in their divorces has launched a new website to help people getting an uncontested divorce create the needed forms and get the paperwork filed.…
Jan 29, 2018 8:15 AM CSTstate bar ethics decisions negatively impacting legal service providers Avvo, LegalZoom, and Rocket Lawyer. As I outlined last time, 80 percent—or 4 in 5 Americans—cannot obtain legal help. In most industries, this would be seen as a massive market opportunity for existing providers.
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Oct 27, 2017 7:00 AM CDT
For Abby Mims, a prenup agreement was a humiliating experience that was still helpful because it gave her fiancé reassurance that his money would be protected.
Northwestern University law professor…
Oct 23, 2017 8:00 AM CDT
A Michigan judge on Tuesday rescinded an order giving joint custody to a father accused of raping the boy’s mother when she was 12.
Judge Gregory Ross of Sanilac County…
Oct 18, 2017 10:30 AM CDT
A Michigan judge says he was not aware he had awarded joint legal custody of a boy to a father accused of raping the boy’s mother when she was…
Oct 12, 2017 10:19 AM CDT
Updated: A Michigan man and convicted sex offender who pleaded guilty to a lesser charge in an alleged rape of a 12-year-old girl was awarded joint legal custody of the…
Oct 10, 2017 11:00 AM CDT
A Michigan mom has been sentenced to seven days in jail for contempt of court for failing to follow a consent order to vaccinate her 9-year-old son.
Rebecca Bredow was…
Oct 5, 2017 7:00 AM CDT
Oct 4, 2017 9:15 AM CDT
“If you go out and look, there really is no method to determine the rate of violence against attorneys,” says Stephen Kelson, who studies violence and threats against lawyers. “It happens, but it rarely gets recorded unless there’s something that really catches the media’s attention.”
Aug 1, 2017 1:55 AM CDT