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Can the court change a custody order?

Child custody decided by a judge may prove challenging to overturn. Several factors go into the original order and a subsequent change. When talking about custody, it helps to know the difference between legal custody and physical custody. Learn a bit about common...

What is parallel parenting?

The idea is that joint custody is in the best interest of the child. There is a great amount of scholarship showing that if children have both parents in their lives it is good for them whether or not the parents divorce. However, if you are not on speaking terms with...

Should I try for sole custody?

If you have a difficult relationship with your ex-spouse, the idea of spending the next decade co-parenting with him or her may seem cruel. In this situation, it is natural for you to think about pursuing sole custody. However, in the majority of cases trying to get...