single father with children drinking milk
Continue Reading
Posted in Fathers and Family Law Custody & Parenting Time The Law

In Texas, Dad Battles Mom’s Former Boyfriend for Custody of 4 Year Old Girl

When this dad’s ex-wife died, her live-in boyfriend of 10 months filed for custody and won overnight visitation with the dad’s 4-year-old daughter. Now, he’s fighting alongside the state of Texas to get the man out of her life.

woman with pregnancy test
Continue Reading
Posted in Fathers and Family Law Child Support / Spousal Support Fathers and Society The Law

Dads Could Pay Support for Unborn Children Thanks to New Bill

Republican lawmakers across the country want to use prenatal DNA testing to assign child support before a child is born. Here’s how to fight the Unborn Child Support Act.

Continue Reading
Posted in Fathers and Family Law

Top Stories of 2019 and What Dads Want in 2020

The biggest news stories of 2019 included the fire of Notre Dame and the first major steps in finding a cure for HIV, but what about the top stories here at DadsRights.org?

woman with pregnancy test
Continue Reading
Posted in Fathers and Family Law

Paternity Doubts During Pregnancy? Now There’s a Test for That!

A non-invasive prenatal paternity test can save you thousands of dollars and months or years of stress without posing any significant risk to mother or child.

single father with children drinking milk
Continue Reading
Posted in Fathers and Family Law The Law

Grieving Dad Who Was Jailed for Criticizing the Courts Is Freed by Jury Trial

A Michigan father was jailed for calling out a corrupt legal system. Now a jury says he had the right. How does Facebook factor in to your custody case?

dad proves allegations were lies
Continue Reading
Posted in Abuse and Accusations Fathers and Family Law

Arizona DCS Lied About a Single Father in Order to Terminate his Rights — and He Proved It

A single father whose parental rights were wrongly terminated won an appeal against the Arizona Department of Child Safety based on the agency falsifying evidence and interfering with the reunification process. According to AZCentral.com, the mother of the child had her rights terminated shortly after birth in 2015. The father,…

Continue Reading
Posted in Custody & Parenting Time Fathers and Family Law The Law

Illinois ‘Equal Parenting Time’ Bill Sees Major Opposition Second Year in a Row

There is clear scientific evidence that a need for legal guidance exists if children are to have equal time with their mothers and fathers. Learn how you can help children get the parenting time they deserve in Illinois.

father killed during custody exchange
Continue Reading
Posted in Abuse and Accusations Fathers and Family Law

Ohio Father Killed During Custody Exchange

The Ohio father lured to his death in a McDonald’s parking lot last month had just won custody of his three children. How could the courts have helped keep this family safe?

Continue Reading
Posted in Fathers and Family Law

Russian Dad Awarded €15,000 for Article 8 Violation of European Convention on Human Rights

While attitudes toward parenting rights differ greatly from country to country (and sometimes, from state to state) the European Convention creates an obligation for all of its members to keep family ties strong. There’s potential for this court decision to make big waves in policies regarding court order enforcement and in attitudes toward parenting agreements in general.

transgender custody battle
Continue Reading
Posted in Abuse and Accusations Custody & Parenting Time Fathers and Family Law

Second Opinion Denied to Dad Who Doesn’t Believe His 6-Year-Old is Transgender

A six-year-old child who identifies as a girl when he’s with his mother and as a boy when he’s with his father is at the center of an intense Texas custody battle, in which the mother has exclusive rights to make decisions regarding mental health.