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Deployed troops battle for custody of children (USA Today)

Some family court judges have ruled that determining whats best for a child in a custody case trumps federal law protecting servicemembers from civil actions. And so, in many cases when a soldier deploys, the ex-spouse seeks custody, and temporary … Continue reading

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Deployed troops battle for child custody (AP via Yahoo! News)

She had raised her daughter for six years following the divorce, handled the shuttling to soccer practice and cheerleading, made sure schoolwork was done. Hardly a day went by when the two werent together. Then Lt. Eva Crouch was mobilized … Continue reading

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Expansion of Custody Rights for Deployed Military Members

Expansion of Custody Rights for Deployed Military Members As an effort to widen control military service members being deployed have over issues concerning their children is sailing through the Florida House and Senate, opposition from the Family Law Section of the Florida … Continue reading

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California Court Finds Return from Deployment Does Not Confer Automatic Custody Benefit to Deployed Parent

In a recent California child custody case, the court considered a military deployment presumption in California’s family code, clarifying how courts should interpret the statute. The Facts of the Case In that case, a couple married, had two children, and … Continue reading

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