Same-Sex Parent Bearing Child Support Can Seek Custody of Child – JD Journal | JD Journal

Same-Sex Parent Bearing Child Support Can Seek Custody of Child – JD Journal | JD Journal.

 

In a ruling published on Thursday, Suffolk County Family Court Judge Theresa Whelan held that a mother awarded child support by her former same-sex partner cannot argue that the former partner cannot seek custody of the child as she is legally not a parent.

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