Q&A: Can Grandparents (Like Kris Jenner) Win Custody of GrandKids if the Parents Divorce?

Q&A: Can Grandparents (Like Kris Jenner) Win Custody of GrandKids  if the Parents Divorce?

CAN GRAND PARENTS LIKE KRIS JENNER WIN CUSTODY OF GRANDKIDS? It sounds totally crazy but it is possible that grandparents could win custody of minor children during a particularly protracted divorce battle where parents are both deemed unfit. This happened recently in Lisa Marie Presley’s case, I believe, where her mother Priscilla Presley was awarded […]

DIVORCE IN THE DIGITAL AGE: TOP 10 PITFALLS

Divorce In The Digital Age: Top 10 Tech Pitfalls by Sherri Donovan Posting photos on social media, like Facebook and Instagram, that will compromise your standing as a responsible parent. Photos that show you partying are a problem. Postings on social media are being used against parents in custody disputes and are permitted as evidence. […]

Abbie Dorn v. Dan Dorn: Judge rules brain damaged mom can get visitation with triplets above dad’s objections

Abbie Dorn v. Dan Dorn: Judge rules brain damaged mom can get visitation with triplets above dad’s objections

Brain dead mom gets visitation with her triplets Speaking of men being unable to handle “illness” in a spouse. I just got wind of this story from the Associated Press about Dan Dorn and his brain-damaged wife, Abbie Dorn.  Seems Abbie became brain damaged during childbirth of triplets (oh my god) and due to medical […]

Halle Berry’s custody brawl: (A letter to the Oscar Winner with some practical tips and unsolicited advice re custody battle)

Halle Berry’s custody brawl: (A letter to the Oscar Winner with some practical tips and unsolicited advice re custody battle)

Notwithstanding what we wrote here, or, I should say, in addition to what we wrote here: http://www.divorcesaloon.com/2011/02/16/halle-berry-reportedly-quits-film-to-fight-for-custody-of-daughter-nahla-aubry/ we also want to send a letter to Ms. Berry regarding her custody battle with her baby’s daddy: Dear Halle Berry, I want to talk to you about your custody battle with Gabriel. I don’t want to say I told […]

Divorce advice for the blended family: How to deal with the custody issues after a divorce

DIVORCE & BLENDED FAMILIES: HOW TO DEAL WITH  THE CUSTODY ISSUES AFTER A DIVORCE If someone told me that there are more “blended families” in America than there are traditional families, I would not disbelieve it. While the divorce rates are a lot lower than the proverbial 50% that pundits will have us believe, a huge percentage of […]

On divorcing Obama: The president’s poll numbers show supporters are leaving him en masse; two reasons why and what he can do

President Obama is not feeling the love from a lot of former supporters, including Democrats and Independents. One might say that these voters have pretty much asked for a divorce. Quite frankly, I think he called this on himself. But it’s not over yet. This marriage can be saved with just a modicum of changes […]

The Beresford-Redman kids: Should the grandparents (Bruce’s folks) get permanent custody?

Bruce Beresford Redman, the Survivor producer is out on bail but stuck in Mexico pending the outcome of the investigation into his wife Monica’s strangulation murder. In the meantime, his parents have moved for permanent guardianship of his two children with his late wife, and according to TMZ, the parents claim that Bruce would want […]

LOS ANGELES: The Beresford-Redman custody battle: Bruce’s parents v. Monica’s sister – who will win?

GRANDPARENTS’ RIGHTS Survivor and Sarah Palin reality show producer Bruce Beresford-Redman is stuck in Mexico following the strangulation death of his wife Monica, a restaurateur. Monica’s body was found in Cancun, Mexico, (in a sewer) following, what is alleged, some intense fighting with her husband in their hotel room. Following her recovery in the sewer, […]

When grandma and grandpa divorce, what do you tell the grandkids?

The zeitgeist of the 00’s is hardly what is was when grandparents remained married till they died. Today’s grandparents are baby-boomers and they are anything but conventional. They came of age in the 60’s when sexual exploration, drugs and non-conformity were the norm. They are the first generation of “rogue” grannies and grandpas who, with […]

Candy Spelling declines to attend her grand-daughter Stella’s first birthday party: should she lose her legal standing?

Tori Spelling and her mother Candy Spelling are feuding big time. Now Candy wants nothing to do with her grandkids by Tori. Last week on Tori’s Oxygen reality show (a big ratings hit) Tori sent over invitations to her baby Stella’s first birthday party to her mother as an olive branch.  I just heard the […]