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Across the country, the decision to open schools back up or not has been on the minds of many. What should parents think about when preparing to send the children back to school or not?
Leonce A. Richard III
The result is one of the most emotional and traumatic issues in family law: child custody.
When courts make determinations about child custody they will make the decision based on what they believe is in the best interest of the child.
The objects of the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction (hereinafter "Convention") are to "secure the prompt return of children wrongfully removed" from their country of habitual residence, and "ensure the rights of custody and of access under the law of one contracting state are effectively respected." Convention, Article 1.
Meyer, Olson, Lowy & Meyers
Consider these important things before you take the next step.