LIFE STORIES, DOCTRINES, AND DECISION MAKING

Three High Courts Confront the Move-Away Dilemma

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  • Leslie Ellen Shear

    1. Leslie Ellen Shear is a Certified Family Law Practitioner in California. She wrote these reflections midway through her twentieth year of practicing child custody law in Los Angeles.
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Abstract

This article explores three supreme court appellate cases where one parent moves away with the children. These decisions from New York, Canada, and California reached very different conclusions.

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