Child Custody News
This child custody, shared parenting & family law news (archived) blog contains a collection of old postings, articles and news items related to Family Law, Child Support, Divorce, Child Custody, Shared Parenting, Free Legal Support, Family Court, Fathers Rights, Men’s health and more. Click here to access the new F4E Family Law News blog.
Why Stereotypes of Men HURT children
Published on October 30, 2014
More than two thirds of Australian men admit they would be at least somewhat reluctant to help a lost child for fear they would be seen as a threat.
Simple money moves to make after divorce
Published on October 24, 2014
ALMOST 50,000 couples divorce in Australia each year, which means 100,000 people were faced with the unpleasant task of figuring out how to go it alone again.
Halle Berry’s Child-Support Hypocrisy
Published on October 23, 2014
We need to shed the notion that providing for one’s family is an essential part of masculinity
The latest celebrity tussle over child support has an unusual twist. The parent seeking a reduction in child-support payments is the mother, Oscar-winning actress Halle Berry.
Complaint against A Current Affair on Misleading Child Support Story
Published on October 21, 2014
Open Letter - Complaint against Channel Nine – A Current Affair Friday 17th October 2014.
For the ACA gross misrepresentation
(a) Of the fair and proper working of the Child Support Administration and family facts according to Child Support Legislation.
Next » Divorced Wives Deserve Compensation For Hardship! Really?
Published on August 4, 2014
MARRIAGE should never be a prison, but should it be a subsidised holiday house?
The government is rightly bemoaning the immense cost for taxpayers of the 50,000-odd divorces in Australia each year in extra single parent and child support payments, not to mention consequent social delinquenc...
Sign the Child Custody – Shared Parenting Petition
Current Number of Signatures: 7,809
Let Australia’s politicians know that the overwhelming majority of Australians want shared parenting enshrined in Law. Sign the petition and state your support for a legislated presumption of 50/50 joint residence child custody (equal parenting) in the event of separation, as a starting point.
Sign the Shared Parenting petition today!
Join the Non-Custodial Parents Party (Equal Parenting) of Australia.
We were formed in Australia in 1998. We are registered with the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) as a political party.
Our Party has a large membership base. It largely consists of divorced and separated parents (both mothers and fathers), their partners, grandparents, relatives, friends and anyone else who believes that children have a right to be cared for by both their parents.
Everyone is very welcome to join the Party – this is regardless of your gender or background.