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At What Age Can Children In Arizona Decide Where They Want To Live?

Parents of divorced or separated parents often want to know when their children can decide where they want to live.  In fact, Arizona has no “magic age” at which the children can choose their own parenting time schedule. The Court … Continue reading

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What Can I Do To Get Custody of Or Access With A Child That Is Not Mine In Arizona?

Arizona recognizes rights to custody of or access with children for non-parents under certain circumstances.   This article will address two forms of non-parental access to children through the family law Court:  grandparents’ rights and what is called in loco parentis … Continue reading

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What Happens in an Arizona Paternity Action?

A paternity action is what one files when they have a child or children with another person who is not his/her spouse.  In an Arizona paternity action, the Court will establish who the father of the child/children is.  If a … Continue reading

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How is Child Custody Determined in Arizona?

In Arizona, the Courts are required to determine whether parents are to have joint custody or sole custody when the parents file for an Arizona divorce or file a paternity action (where the parents were never married).  The Court also … Continue reading

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Can You Mediate A Dispute Involving Children in Arizona?

This article is about mediation and mediating child custody in Arizona. In Arizona there are other options besides going to court to settle a divorce and the matters that are involved in settling a divorce in Arizona. Continue reading

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