There seems to be a misconception among parents that there is a “magical age” ( usually 12, 13, or 14) at which a child can “choose” one custodial arrangement ...
Virginia courts determine child custody for separating parents who can't come to ... There's no specific age when a judge must automatically consider a child's ... it can be traumatic for children to choose between their parents in front of them.
Mar 10, 2017 ... When there are child custody issues to sort out, it becomes even ... the question: At what age can a child decide which parent they want to live?
A: Ohio law does not specify an age at which a child may choose his or her own living ... what circumstances may a child choose which parent will have custody?
NC child custody may either be resolved by taking the child's and parent's ... that a child can choose where they want to live when they reach a certain age.
Unfortunately, the law regarding a child's 'right'* to choose which parent to live ... to a child's declaration of custodial preference when the child reaches the age ...
While it is clear that the preference of most children over the age of 15 will be ... the parent or a child, and that a continuing relationship with the other parent will ...
In all custody cases in which the child has reached the age of 14 years, the child ... Child Custody & Visitation Does a Child Have the Right to Elect the Parent .... Sometimes, the court will allow a child over 14 years old to choose who he or she ...
Oct 29, 2014 ... There is no specific age at which a child can make the choice of ... the other parent is strongly opposed to a change in custody, it can drag on ...