Tag Archives: Parental

Termination of Parental Rights

Minnesota is home to many loving and capable parents. Some, however, fail to provide safe, loving homes for their children. In especially alarming situations, these parents' rights to care for their children may be taken away by the court in … Continue reading

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Sperm Donor Denied Parental Rights

From USA Today: BINGHAMTON, N.Y. — A married same-sex Chemung County couple can rebuff an effort by a sperm donor to exert parental rights on the daughter born as a result of the arrangement. A midlevel New York appeals court… … Continue reading

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Can a Non Relative to a Child That Has Not Adopted Have Parental Rights?

While any person’s definition of “family” might be unique to them, it’s important to remember that it’s the court of New York’s delineation that matters most when decisions are to be made around child custody, parenting time, and visitation. As … Continue reading

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Parental Alienation: An Extreme Custody Case to Review

A lot of the work that I do for my clients that contact me involves issues with Parental Alienation.  Parental Alienation can take many different forms, from a low grade “gatekeeping” function where a parent fails to support the parentign … Continue reading

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Same-Sex Parental Rights

From U.S. News: HONOLULU (AP) — National gay rights advocates are watching how a child support fight between a divorced lesbian couple plays out in Hawaii, likely the first such case before a state Supreme Court, experts say. A woman… … Continue reading

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