Minnesota: False Claims of Domestic Violence Not Actionable Because they ‘Raise Awareness’

July 26, 2017 by Robert Franklin, Esq, Member, National Board of Directors, National Parents Organization

A Minnesota trial court has ruled that the making of false and defamatory statements about the alleged commission of domestic violence is immun…

More Misunderstanding of Work-Life Balance

July 24, 2017 by Robert Franklin, Esq, Member, National Board of Directors, National Parents Organization

The public discourse on men, women, family and “work-life balance” never seems to get matters quite right. This article by Australi…

Texas Taking Money from Gabriel Cornejo’s Actual Children to Pay for Child Who’s not His

July 23, 2017 by Robert Franklin, Esq, Member, National Board of Directors, National Parents Organization

Another day, another man being ordered to pay child support for a child who’s not his (ABC7, 7/20/17). For what it’s worth, this ca…

Omaha World Herald Op-Ed: Maternal Gatekeeping Hurts Children

July 21, 2017 by Robert Franklin, Esq, Member, National Board of Directors, National Parents Organization

At the International Conference on Shared Parenting in Boston this past May, we were privileged to hear a presentation by psychologist Jennifer…

How HB 492 Was Passed in Kentucky

July 20, 2017 by Robert Franklin, Esq, Member, National Board of Directors, National Parents Organization

I’ve written before about the enactment into law of NPO’s excellent bill in Kentucky. HB 492 establishes a rebuttable presumption o…

Repairing Father-Daughter Relationships Post-Divorce

July 19, 2017 by Robert Franklin, Esq, Member, National Board of Directors, National Parents Organization

The excellent Linda Nielsen recently wrote this piece about fathers and daughters of divorce and what they can do to mend the relationship that…

Family Bridges Again: A Father and Daughter Healed

July 17, 2017 by Robert Franklin, Esq, Member, National Board of Directors, National Parents Organization

Cara Tabachnick’s scurrilous hatchet job on the Family Bridges reunification program naturally included the story of a family whose …

Erin W. Case, Part Two: Silliness About Genetic Testing, Shared Parenting

July 16, 2017 by Robert Franklin, Esq, Member, National Board of Directors, National Parents Organization

Continuing from Friday’s post on the Erin W. case out of Nebraska.
The trial court and the Nebraska Supreme Court found a way to deny ge…

Nebraska Supreme Court: No DNA Testing to Rebut Presumption of Legitimacy

July 14, 2017 by Robert Franklin, Esq, Member, National Board of Directors, National Parents Organization

This Nebraska Supreme Court ruling appears to be right on the law, but there’s little else about it to content us. Indeed, about the only…

Massachusetts: Whither Alimony Reform?

July 13, 2017 by Robert Franklin, Esq, Member, National Board of Directors, National Parents Organization

They could ask me. I’d provide a straightforward, easy and fair way out of their dilemma.
But so far the Massachusetts Legislature hasn…

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