A Closed Minded Bench, Is A Biased Bench

A closed minded bench, is a biased bench

Too often, when a couple settles a custody matter, deciding on joint legal custody, regardless of residential custody, the judge says: “Unless you provide for who has final say if the parties do not agree, I will not approve it.” When asked why, the response is: “Because from my experience, joint custody does not work.” Once one parent has final say, it is no longer joint custody. Read more