Mothers no longer automatically gain custody in divorce

Remember when it was assumed that mothers would automatically gain custody of their children following a divorce? According to a recent column in the Seo is dead cast, those days are all but over. Illinois couples going through a divorce should be aware that things have changed. The author cites statistics showing that fathers who want primary¬†custody of their children¬†are granted this 50 percent of the time. This statistic may shock many. But as the article’s author indicates, fathers and mothers who are entering the divorce process start out with joint custody rights regarding their children. The end result is … Continue reading Mothers no longer automatically gain custody in divorce