Friday, April 27, 2007
"A mother (Marie-Emilie Chartier) who was handed a 15-month conditional sentence earlier this month on child abduction charges, was given a consecutive six-month sentence Wednesday for making false statements on a passport when she took her four children overseas in contravention of a court order. "
"Parental Alienation Syndrome was probably first identified and codified by Dr. Richard Gardner in his book of the same name. He first laid out his thesis in 1985 in an article, “Recent Trends in Divorce and Custody Litigation.” He expanded this into the book “Parental Alienation Syndrome,” and since then, PAS has been written about, studdied, debated, denied, and - of course - has had dozens of websites and forums dedicated to it. "
Wednesday, April 18, 2007
Friday, April 13, 2007
Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman and Kentucky Governor Ernie Fletcher Join the Governors of Maine, Iowa, and Nevada in Recognizing and Proclaiming Apri
Tuesday, April 10, 2007
Because he cannot afford to pay for supervised visitation, which routinely costs $100 an hour, Juan Manuel Fernandez, 51, of Washington Heights, said, he has not seen his two daughters, ages 6 and 11, since last October. A year ago, he said, his wife walked out, moved the girls to New Jersey, and told the court he was threatening her. He denies the accusation, but the judge in his case ruled that supervision was necessary. So now he is waiting for free supervision through a nonprofit agency, which can take months.
Saturday, April 07, 2007
Victims of parental alienation, and equal custody advocates rode the CRISPE bus (Childrens Rights Initiative for Sharing Parents Equally) from southern California to Sacramento yesterday, to attend “A Day With California Legislators.” They say they were wrong when they thought they’d have a chance to tell their legislators the truth about family law from their perspective. “There were four women talking, that’s all. Between them and the audience members, the whole thing was male-bashing,” said one man who asked not to be identified. Equal custody proponents say battered women’s groups lobby against their shared parenting bills, saying men who ask for equal custody are likely to be spousal and sexual child abusers.
Monday, April 02, 2007
Maurice Kondell was helping out behind the counter at a Wendy's fast food outlet on May 19, 2004, when a team of police officers walked in, clamped handcuffs on his wrists and led him away to face sexual assault charges.