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Child Refusal to Go on Visits Excuses Parent in Enforcement Case

On October 9, 2018

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This is one of the most frequent questions I get.  “What do I do if the children refuse to go with the other parent?”  According to the Beaumont Court of Appeals,  In re Miller, 09-18-00253-CV, the answer is you only have to make them available.  In this matter the father filed an enforcement and contempt proceeding when […]

Obergefell Does not Preclude Divorce on Religious Grounds

On September 30, 2018

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In Lecuona v. Lecuona (No 03-17-00138-CV) the Austin Court of Appeals has found that the Supreme Court’s Obergefell  decision does not invalidate no-fault divorce in Texas.  The wife in this case contested the husband’s no fault divorce on the grounds that they had entered a “blood covenant” when married and the husband could not unilaterally end the marriage and […]