Archive: May 2015

Adoption Story

Published: Friday, May 29th, 2015

The adoption ceremony was one of the best moments I ever seen in the courthouse. It was warm, touching and beautiful.

Shared Custody and Stress on Children

Published: Friday, May 22nd, 2015

Article suggests that children fare better when they spend time living with both of their parents.
The central point is not the particular schedule, but the level of conflict between the parents.

Standoff at the Wisconsin Supreme Court

Published: Thursday, May 21st, 2015

Justice Abrahamson will likely be remembered as the judge who refused to step down.

Are Maintenance Guidelines a Good Idea?

Published: Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

Maintenance guidelines are a good idea if they are advisory, because they allow for judicial discretion. However, ignoring individual circumstances creates more harm than good.

Off Topic: Traveling to India and Nepal

Published: Friday, May 1st, 2015

It’s good to get away and see new and different places. And it’s good to get back.