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February 2014 Archives

NBA star Raymond Felton served with divorce papers

Basketball fanatics in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, may not be surprised to hear that New York Knicks' point guard Raymond Felton has been served with divorce papers. According to reports, Felton's wife is seeking to end their marriage after 19 months.

The growing case for grandparents' custody and rights

When Pennsylvanians talk about child custody battles, they are usually mainly referring to two people: the parents. As society changes with each passing year and decade, though, custody cases have increasingly become the concern of grandparents who have often decided to take primary care of their grandchildren when their own children cannot for various reasons.

GPS monitoring could prevent domestic violence

In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, it is common for a husband and wife or for same-sex partners to have arguments over certain issues. However, when simple arguments repeatedly turn into heated ones and one of the spouse's ends up hurting the other, this pattern of abuse has a name: domestic violence.

Shared parenting can make a difference in child custody disputes

In Philadelphia, the best interests of the child is the focal point of all child custody issues. However, in divorce, divorcing parents often forget the fact that their children's future is on the line in every child custody dispute. In most cases, one parent often aims to gain the sole custody of the child without considering the feelings of the other parent who may also want to have a relationship with the child. Limited visitation rights will be difficult for the non-custodial parent and for the child as well.