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What is really in your child’s best interest?

You learn some big words in law school.  Take for example the law school phrase, res ipsa loquitur, which is a legal principle that an occurrence of an accident implies negligence or escheat, which involves the forfeiture of property. While the phrase best interest of a child seems simple enough, applying the concept of what is[…]

Can a child choose

Child Custody – Can a child decide who to live with?

Can a child decide where they want to live? Michigan child custody law is governed by Michigan Compiled Laws section 722.23 often called the best interest factors.  Factor (i) of the best interest factors provides that a court should consider the reasonable preference of the child, if the court considers the child to be of[…]