Category Archives: Child Custody

An Assessment Of Factors Governing Child Custody

In the event of a divorce, each parent has equal rights to child custody. The judiciary determines the custodian laws and accordingly, in most cases, parents have joint guardianship and equal parental rights. The court of jurisdiction for divorce proceedings controls decisions pertaining to child’s upbringing including education, health care and religious teachings. During separation and divorce proceedings, the court… (more…)