Joint custody

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  • Advantages And Disadvantages Of Joint Custody

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    have children, they must figure out what custody works best for them. There are two types of custody, physical and legal. If the parent has legal custody, that means they are responsible for making decisions for the child: what school they go to, what religion to follow, and when to go to the doctors. If the parent has physical custody, then the child lives with that parent. One parent can have sole custody or both parents can share custody. Shared custody is more common because the child will be

  • Joint Custody

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    jack were not happy with their marriage and decided to get divorce. They decided to share legal and physical custody of their three kids which they think is the best for kids. “After a recent meta-analytic of thirty-three studies of custody, one researcher reported that children in joint physical or joint legal custody were better adjusted than children in sole custody” (C&B 201). Joint custody gives kids change to see the both parents and it also gives both parents chance to be involved with their

  • Legal Writing Graded Project 2 - Petitioner

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    MEMORANDUM JOHN BRIGHT RESPONDENT Comes Petitioner, by counsel, and for her Memorandum states as follows: I. FACTS Sally Bright (Petitioner), filed for divorce and custody of 14 year old daughter, Chastity. John Bright (Respondent) also requested custody. The court ordered temporary custody of the minor child to Petitioner and visitation with Respondent every weekend. Petitioner will be moving to another part of the country to take a job. Respondent has realized he is gay

  • The Importance Of Divorce In The LGBT Family

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    which one of them is child support. If you are in the process of getting a divorce from your partner and want to find out how the law works with regards to child support, you should consult LGBT child support lawyers. Family courts tend to take child custody issues and child support very seriously. As any good LGBT child support lawyer will tell you, their main priority is always the welfare of the child. Latest figures by the National Center for Health Statistics indicate that approximately 41% of first

  • Separation Of Children

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    parent gets custody is a battle within itself, but when all is set in stone, how do the arrangements affect the children, if at all? There are many ways to split up custody: joint legal, joint physical, sole, sole with visitation, etc. You name it, it probably exists in the

  • Legal Memorandum on the Dissolution of Marriage Essays

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    Topic Dissolution of marriage including child support and custody issues Facts Forest and Olive Green have decided to obtain a dissolution of marriage, after twenty years of marriage. She and Mr. Green have already had several arguments concerning child support arrangements for their children Kelly Green, age 14, and Moss Green, age 10. Mrs. Green thinks that it would be best for the children if she and Mr. Green had joint custody of the children. Along with this, Mrs. Green wants to be

  • Children With Behavioral Disorders in Single Parent Homes Essay

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    the challenges of the single father. According to United States. Census Department only 16% of custodial parents are fathers. This means most single fathers have shared or joint custody of the children. The father may have visitation rights and have to pay child support. In some cases the father will get custody of children on the weekends . Some of the biggest psychological challenges of being a single

  • Pros And Cons Of Corporal Punishment

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    33. Paddling (Corporal Punishment) Corporal punishment is permitted at Nova Academy. The CEO, COO, Principal, and designated Administrator are authorized to paddle. If not acceptable, please send a written note signed by the Parent/Guardian. Subject to the terms of this policy, corporal punishment is authorized as a disciplinary tool at Nova Academy Schools. If a parent/guardian would like to refuse the use of corporal punishment, he/she must send a written note signed. The form will be kept on

  • Making Joint Custody Work: Co-Parenting Tips

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    instance. In order to accomplish this admirable challenge and develop a cordial working relationship with your ex for the sake of your children, you have to remember to remain calm, be consistent and avoid or quickly resolve conflict. Making Joint Custody Work: Co-Parenting Tips

  • Ethical Dilemmas Of An Ethical Dilemma

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    The purpose of this paper is to describe an ethical dilemma, and discuss a solution based on a bioethical standard. In doing so, I will also consider the context of the ethical dilemma, the role of reason and the desire of the patient. Inherent in working as a nurse in a psychiatric emergency room, I am faced with ethical dilemmas on a daily basis. Ethical dilemmas relating to a) patient rights- a right to refuse medication and treatment, to the least restrictive environment possible, to privacy