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Category: Family Law

COVID-19 and Child Custody Arrangements in Michigan

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We find ourselves in an unprecedented time. Just a short while ago, on March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a global pandemic. While it originated in China, the virus has spread quickly throughout the globe. As of

Parental Kidnapping: Charges, Penalties & Defense

Law gavel and parental kidnapping defense lawyer, David J. Kramer

Kidnapping is one of the worst fears for a parent. Most parents understandably try not to think about it. However, for parents in contentious or abusive marriages or relationships, kidnapping is a fear that not many people on the outside

Juvenile Crime: Stabbing Survivor Speaks Up – Slender Man Influenced Case

Michigan juvenile crime attorney David J. Kramer

It was a juvenile crime that rocked the nation. Two twelve-year-old girls planned to kill their friend for months. Then, they would lure her to the woods and stab her 19 times before leaving her to die.

Annulment in Michigan: What You Need To Know

Are you thinking about ending your marriage because of fraud or mental illness on the part of your spouse? Your case may qualify for an annulment. You may have heard of the term annulment in connection with various celebrities over

Parental Rights Behind Bars in Michigan: What You Need To Know

Do incarcerated people automatically lose their parental rights? It may seem like a peripheral question to those who have never dealt with the criminal justice system. However, it’s a critical question when you are facing significant prison time. Do criminals

Wyatt’s Law and Child Abuse Central Registry

Have you heard of Michigan’s Wyatt’s Law? No one in their right mind thinks child abuse should continue. The sad reality is that child abuse does remain in this country, and laws exist to help the state get children out

Beyond Abuse: 5 Reasons CPS Can Remove Your Children

Michigan CPS attorney

Abuse and neglect cases have well-defined parameters. However, what about kids who get taken from non-abusive homes? Can the CPS remove your children for other reasons?

Child Abuse Pediatricians in Michigan – Parents Wrongfully Accused

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Have you ever heard the term “medical kidnapping?” If you want to tear your hair out in rage, read some of the stories you find online under that search term. Good parents, parents who would never dream of abusing or

Michigan’s Vaccination Debate and Medical Neglect – What You Need to Know

Did you know that Michigan has one of the highest rates of unvaccinated kids in the country? Whether you have chosen to vaccinate or not, it seems like this has become one of the most hotly contested debates in the

5 Crucial Rights to Protect if CPS Comes Knocking

Do you know what your rights are if Child Protective Services (CPS) comes to your door?