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Kansas Makes Surprising Claim Against Sperm Donor

Kansas Makes Surprising Claim Against Sperm Donor

John Celock  12.30.2012
Kansas state officials are seeking child support from the sperm donor to a lesbian couple in exchange for the state providing the child's...

Two Big Child Custody Mistakes To Avoid

12.26.2012
Disagreements about child custody can be draining, both emotionally and financially.
America's Most Wanted Deadbeat Dad Arrested

America's Most Wanted Deadbeat Dad Arrested

12.19.2012
Federal prosecutors have arrested the country's "Most Wanted" deadbeat parent, the Associated Press reports. New Yorker Robert Sand,...
Can Social Security Checks be Garnished?

Can Social Security Checks be Garnished?

12.18.2012
Whether your Social Security benefits are garnishable or not depends on who you owe. Banks and other financial creditors, for example,...
The Sad Thing Many Kids Of Divorce Believe

The Sad Thing Many Kids Of Divorce Believe

12.12.2012
For all our studies about how divorce impacts kids, ranging from the doom and gloom genre to "the kids are all right" variety, we don't...
Rare Family Law Case Heard by U.S. Supreme Court

Rare Family Law Case Heard by U.S. Supreme Court

12.10.2012
Many parents embroiled in child custody cases might only dream of bringing their cases to the highest court in the land, yet this became...
Lawmaker Targets Rapists' Rights

Lawmaker Targets Rapists' Rights

John Celock  11.28.2012
A Democratic legislator in Arkansas wants to strip convicted rapists of their rights to children conceived during the rape. State Rep....

Mothers Without Children

11.26.2012
How would your parenting decisions stack up in front of a judge? Partners in the parental trenches don't really want to think about this....
Celebrating Families on Adoption Day

Celebrating Families on Adoption Day

11.21.2012
On Saturday, I celebrated the 26th annual Adoption Day at the D.C. Superior Court with several Children's Law Center clients as their relationships...
Kid Cudi Calls It Quits In Yearlong Child Custody Battle

Kid Cudi Calls It Quits In Yearlong Child Custody Battle

11.19.2012
Kid Cudi may be on the pursuit of happiness but he is giving up his pursuit to obtain full custody of his daughter, TMZ reports. The...
Super PAC Jumps Back Into Congressional Race To Back Walsh

Super PAC Jumps Back Into Congressional Race To Back Walsh

11. 2.2012
With less than a week to go until the election, a conservative super PAC announced this week that it is reinvesting in Illinois' volatile...
'Secretly Pregnant': Woman's Mom Doesn't Think Father Is Doing Enough

'Secretly Pregnant': Woman's Mom Doesn't Think Father Is Doing Enough

10.26.2012
There are a lot of reasons why a woman would try to keep her pregnancy a secret. For Bethany on "Secretly Pregnant," it was because she...
Joe Walsh Tells Tammy Duckworth To Pull 'Dirty' Attack Ad

Joe Walsh Tells Tammy Duckworth To Pull 'Dirty' Attack Ad

10.22.2012
U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) on Monday urged his Democratic challenger Tammy Duckworth to pull a new ad attacking the congressman over...
'Who's Gonna Check' Sheree's Child Support Payments?

'Who's Gonna Check' Sheree's Child Support Payments?

10.22.2012
Although Sheree Whitfield is no longer starring on Bravo’s popular reality show, “Real Housewives of Atlanta,” she is expected to...