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News & Articles Related to Child Custody and Visitation

Medical Marijuana and Child Custody
by Chris Meuse

If Texas legalizes marijuana, courts and family law practitioners should not presume parents are negligent or endangering their child if they are consuming marijuana as authorized. Should parents’ rights to their children be impacted because... Read More >

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Summertime Blues or Summertime Cruise?
by Charla Bradshaw

We’ve all heard the Alan Jackson song “Summertime Blues”: “Sometimes I wonder what I’m a gonna do, but there ain’t no cure for the summertime blues”. Nor is there a cure for a difficult ex-spouse!... Read More >

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8 Ways to Ensure You Retain Custody of Your Child
by Liz Porter

The presumption that a mother will be the primary caretaker of a child post-divorce or separation no longer exists in Texas. In fact, the Texas Family Code specifically states that the court will consider the “qualifications”... Read More >

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Can my mother-in-law fight me for custody?
by Lindsey Vanden Eykel

Although your mother-in-law may appear to be standing in all corners of your life, if she tries to fight you for custody of your children (*sigh* yes, her grandchildren), the court will probably tell her... Read More >