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

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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 …

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

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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 …

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

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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 …

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

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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 marriages do end in divorce and of that number, a huge percentage remarry, creating blended families. (Not to mention economic reasons that have caused many adult kids to move back home; so there are the blended families that also include grandparents as well.)
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On divorcing Obama: The president's poll numbers show supporters are leaving him en masse; two reasons why and what he can do

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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 …

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

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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 …

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