Settling on a child custody agreement may prove to be difficult among some Ohio parents. There are many factors to consider, but in every case the best situation for the child should be the motivating aspect of any arrangement. Bryn Forbes, NBA player for the Spurs and his ex-girlfriend, Raelynn Taylor, have agreed on a child custody plan for their two boys.
When Ohio parents are going through a divorce, they have to make a number of decisions. Not only do they have to decide on how to fairly divide assets held between them, they also have to determine child custody and support conditions. An ongoing child custody battle is finally over thanks to the verdict of a jury.
Child custody battles in Ohio are not always between the parents. Sometimes the state may be a litigant and sometimes an organization or religious entity may be part of the official action. The fight has the potential to become a battle of wills instead of trying to do what is best for the child. A Native American tribe in one state is facing the latest in years of numerous conflicts with state authorities in a child custody struggle with the parents of a newborn.
There are many grandparents in Ohio who have petitioned the court to be considered as guardians over their grandchildren in child custody cases. Some may have found out there can be numerous obstacles in their quest to gain child custody. One woman in another state has been told by a citizen review panel she is too old to be given custody of her great-granddaughter.
All manner of Ohio civil and criminal cases are taken to court and the opposing parties are to abide by the final decision of the trial court. However, should one or both parties disagree with the judge's decision, an appeal can be made to a higher court. In one particular child custody battle between two parents in another state, that has happened twice. The original judge in the case has twice ruled that the parents should share child custody, but the father and the appellate court disagree.
When two Ohio parents separate, they have decisions to make as to the custody of their children. They may decide to share custody, or if they cannot come to a conclusion on their own, a judge may decide the child custody issues for them. A state appellate court upheld an earlier child custody determination based on the mother's medical condition.
Establishing child custody arrangements between Ohio exes does not often happen without at least a slight element of anxiety. Any number of variables for either side can come into play when trying to reach an acceptable plan of action. Melissa Rios, the ex-girlfriend of Dwight Howard, player for the Charlotte Hornets NBA team, has initiated her own child custody plan for their son.
Members of the U.S. military have a tremendous responsibility in safekeeping the interests of the nation. Those stationed in Ohio know when they have personal problems, such as child custody issues, it can make their job even harder. While he is on deployment to Afghanistan, a soldier is attempting to have the recent child custody ruling by a judge overturned.
Some Ohio divorced couples know that two parents fighting for child custody can get ugly. Such seems to be the case between Blake Griffin and the mother of his two children, Brynn Cameron. The two were never married and broke up several months ago after Griffin began dating Kendall Jenner. Both Griffin and Ms. Cameron have made legal moves in the child custody chess game.
Same-sex couples have only had federal protections recognizing their unions in place for a few years. While some states, like California and Vermont, allowed for same-sex marriages prior to the Supreme Court decision in the 2015 Obergefell v. Hodges case, same-sex marriage is a relatively new social construct in much of the United States, including Ohio.