Currently there is no specific age where the Court will consider the wishes of a child in deciding custody matters. Family Code Section 3042 requires the Court to ...
A popular misconception is that at the age of 12 the child can decide where to ... is when the child can definitely say, “I want to reside with mom or dad” and the ...
Nov 12, 2013 ... The law, however, does not specify what it means for a child to “be of ... age at which a child can decide to live with one parent or another, ...
Nov 22, 2013 ... We regularly get asked at what age can a child decide which parent she or he will live with. I was asked this again just the other day. Frequently ...
It is all too common that after a final decree of divorce or custody, that at some point in time a child starts expressing their clear desire to live with the other parent ...
So, Zach told his dad that he wanted to live with him. ... question because there is not an age in Indiana in which a child can decide with which parent they'll live.
When Can a Child Decide to Live With the Other Divorced Parent by Washington ... The Legal Age in California for Choosing to Live With Your Mom or Your Dad.
Jun 13, 2012 ... According to Missouri statutes, a child cannot decide which parent she ... are the reasons a child wants to live with one parent over another.
My Child Knows Where He Wants To Live: Does My Child Get To Live With Me or ... For example, a child's needs may dictate staying with dad from ages 4 to 10; ...
(1) Children can choose to live with the parent who has promised them inappropriate ... In other words, what a child wants is often not what a child needs .