This question was addressed on our newspaper in the “Letters to the Editor” section. You can find the link here.
I am not a father’s rights proponent or anything like that but I do think that if there is ever a doubt, courts should give dads custody of sons. Boys need their fathers. It is a question of biology. I say this even though I don’t have children and even though I am a woman. … Continue reading “Speaking of “Father’s Rights” I Think That Dads Are Better Custodial Parents For Boy Children”
Men like to get presents just like women do. Isn’t that true, guys? So here is Bryan Pauly’s list of 8 cool things to give that guy who just happens to be newly divorced: Hello Sunshine Aromatherapy Spray. You can get this on amazon It is a bergamot rose spray that is designed to lift his spirits. He … Continue reading “8 Gift Ideas for the Newly Divorced Guy”
Is Brad Pitt the New Face of the Father’s Rights Movement? Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Pitt’s marriage appears to have blown up. Can they put the pieces back together? Or is it really over? And will Angelina successfully get the California courts to divest Brad Pitt of custody of his six children (three … Continue reading “Brad Pitt Angelina Jolie Divorce: Is he an abusive Father? Or is he being scape-goated?”
This is a good question. I am not sure. I think it depends on the court and on the judge and the circumstances in the case (is there drug use? instability in the living conditions? Things like that) but my knee jerk reaction is that the court is likely than not to grant the mother … Continue reading “How likely are courts to give fathers custody of newborns?”
TIPS FOR MEN STRUGGLING WITH DIVORCE: Never resort to violence, no matter what. That will only get you into more trouble. Chart a strategy for yourself for your long term survival of this divorce process that includes getting the right nutrition during this time; seeking spiritual guidance from church and religious organizations; socializing extra with … Continue reading “Suddenly a bachelor? 6 Tips for men recently divorced and struggling with divorce”
FATHER’S RIGHTS: Father’s rights law firms and groups have become increasingly visible, vocal and vociferous in their quest to gain respect for dads who are enmeshed in a divorce battle with their ex wife for custody of the children. More and more lawyers are identifying themselves a “father’s rights specialists” and they are helping dads stand up for … Continue reading “5 tips for father’s who want to win custody of their children after a divorce”
DIRTY DIVORCE TRICKS AND HOW TO WIN IN THE DIVORCE BATTLEFIELD ——————————————————————————- GUYS, YOU HAVE RIGHTS. FATHER’S HAVE RIGHTS. DADS HAVE RIGHTS. HUSBANDS HAVE RIGHTS. Don’t let your wife run all over you in your divorce. YOU CAN WIN YOUR DIVORCE. You can beat your wife at her own game! Fight dirty! Fight to win! … Continue reading “Dirty divorce tricks and how to beat your wives at their own game (for men, husbands, dads)”
Carlwig v Carlwig U.S. Dist. Ct. in the Central District of CA decides a controversial case using ICARA and other child abduction statutes including the Hague Convention and the UCCJEA . The interesting thing is that the child was born in California and was only months old. The child has an older sibling born in Sweden. … Continue reading “CALIFORNIA: Sweden has jurisdiction over American born infant says U.S. Dist Court in California”
In case you were unaware, there is a subversive movement in the country right now, and maybe even around the western globe, called the FATHER’S RIGHTS movement. What it is is a fringe group of men (maybe not as organized as the Tea Party movement, or quelque chose comme ca, but perhaps more like Anonymous, in that the group is kind of … Continue reading “Usher’s custody win a massive haul for FATHER’S RIGHTS movement”
Divorce can reduce a grown man to tears Some men cry when their marriages implode. As a general rule, when men cry, I usually can’t deal with it. I prefer that they don’t, quite frankly because I usually don’t know what to do about the situation. And definitely, a “cry-baby” type of man is not … Continue reading “How often does divorce make a grown man cry?”
We’ve been following the David Goldman story for a few years and now, according to the AP, he is coming out with a memoir about his struggle for custody of his son Sean with his ex wife Bruna Bianchi who abducted the child and took him to Brazil. Fate had it so that Bruna later … Continue reading “David Goldman triumphs with memoir about custody battle with Brazilian ex wife for minor son”
I think it was back in 2008 I did a post on the “disenfranchised father syndrome” and the link probably shows up below. I don’t remember exactly what I said in that post, but I’ve been thinking about dads today and thought I’d just quickly point out that when a father becomes disenfranchised from his … Continue reading “Disenfranchised dads less likely to play role in children’s lives post-divorce”
The Divorced Man’s Manifesto I vow to keep my cool and not let my wife and her lawyer anger me. I will be respectful of the process and of my wife throughout. I will not call her names like “bitch” and I will not allow her to call me names like “son of a bitch.” … Continue reading “THE DIVORCED MAN’S MANIFESTO – filed in “Father’s Rights””
Jason and Christy Vaughn v. Benjamin Wyrembek “The right of a natural parent to the care and custody of his children is one of the most precious and fundamental in law.” Ohio Supreme Court, 2010 This custody case that blew up a few days back involves an adoptive family and an biological father. Apparently, the … Continue reading “INDIANA: Couple who adopted infant born to divorced woman and her extra-marital lover ordered to turn child over to biological father”
Michael Jackson’s older brother Jermaine wants his child support order modified from $3,000 per month to $250 per month. He claims his income is $1,100 according to TMZ. Wow.