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February 2015 Archives

Actor Jeremy Renner involved in a contentious divorce

Fans in Michigan familiar with actor Jeremy Renner may find it interesting to learn that the star is involved in an acrimonious and contentious divorce with his Canadian model wife. Though Renner claims that the issues in his divorce are fairly straightforward and that he does not want to get involved in a lengthy divorce battle, his estranged wife disagrees.

Bill proposed to delay child custody cases for service members

Many brave men and women serve in the U.S. Armed Forces. As part of their service, they make tremendous sacrifices, including being away from their family and children for extended periods of time. Though most of us support the military, every now and then a story surfaces where a military service member has lost custody of their child or children while they were away serving our country.

Are you embroiled in a child custody dispute?

In Michigan, courts use a 12-factor test to determine a custody arrangement. Courts consider these 12 factors in order to determine what is in the best interest of the child or children. Recently divorced couples with children, couples who are in the process of divorces with children or individuals who have never been married, but have a child together, likely have to deal with child custody and parenting time issues. Parenting time is the more modern term for visitation. Disputes between parties regarding who should get physical and legal custody of children and what the parenting time should be like for the non-custodial parent can arise.

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