Recent trends in Child Custody cases show that Fathers are more and more likely to be awarded equal parenting time, in custody and divorce case. I have found that Colorado judges are extremely fair when deciding this issue. The main focus for the Court in any dispute involving custody or parenting time centers on what […]
The idea of “family” is rapidly changing. “Family” has been traditionally understood as the nuclear family—two heterosexual married partners with shared children. Today, families include single-parent households, blended families from subsequent marriages and same-sex partner households. (Colorado Domestic Relations laws apply to both same-sex and heterosexual parents when determining parental rights and responsibilities.) Now, we’re […]
The impression across the nation is that family courts favor the mother in child custody cases. This impression also exists in our state of Colorado. The reality, however, is that there is no indication in the Colorado family law statutes to support the misnomer that one parent is favored over another. In other words, there […]
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