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Australian Commission Wants Shared Parenting Law ‘Scrapped’

Australian Commission Wants Shared Parenting Law ‘Scrapped’

April 11, 2019 by Robert Franklin, Member, National Board of Directors, National Parents Organization It’s a spectacularly bad idea, but the Australian Law Reform Commission is recommending that the requirement that judges at least “consider” shared parenting in child custody cases be “scrapped.” (The Australian, 4/11/19).  What, if anything, the commission’s report recommends to replace that requirement, the linked-to article doesn’t say. Legal scholar Patrick Parkinson wouldn’t mourn the loss, but Read More…