In most states, the family pet is legally nothing more than a piece of property.
Child custody disputes can be overwhelmingly emotional -- but parents need to do everything they can to check their emotions at the door when they start negotiations. If you don't, you may accidentally turn the judge or mediator against you.
Child custody issues can create a lot of problems between family members. Parents, grandparents and other relatives on both sides of the family can end up at war when there's a dispute over parenting time.
Child support and custody are intertwined issues in a lot of ways -- but there's one important way that they never overlap.
Professional tennis star Victoria Azarenka is back in action after the custody fight over her young son temporarily derailed her career.
The popular singer Usher has been in the news a lot lately because of his marital troubles.
Threatening your relationship with your children is one of the worst things your spouse can do to you during a divorce. Unfortunately, it isn't that uncommon for one spouse to swear that he or she will gain full custody by any means necessary. You may even hear your spouse declare, loudly and to anyone who will listen, that you're "unfit" to be a parent.
Everyone hears all about the trauma suffered by the children of divorced parents. Is there any possibility, however, that a divorce could actually be beneficial to your children instead of damaging? Believe it or not, the answer is yes.
The extent of the drug crisis in the United States has overwhelmed the criminal courts.
California police followed a neighborhood tip and discovered a unique drug distribution method -- and a child in serious danger.