Tag Archives: best interests of the child

Growing support for shared custody

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Child Custody on Thursday, February 6, 2014. Divorced Pennsylvania parents may be interested in a national trend that appears to be leaning toward a shared custody model. Advocates of this type of child custody claim that children do better when they spend equal … Continue reading Growing support for shared custody

Court: Adopted child to stay with non-biological family

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Adoption on Friday, October 4, 2013. Pennsylvania residents may have heard about the latest twist in a landmark child custody saga that has received considerable national coverage. At the center is a 4-year-old Cherokee girl dubbed “Baby Veronica,” whom the Oklahoma Supreme Court … Continue reading Court: Adopted child to stay with non-biological family

Grandparents raise children in spite of failing health

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Child Custody on Tuesday, July 9, 2013. When readers think of the common American family arrangement, chances are that their ideas have shifted in recent years. The nuclear family used to be the common portrayal in television shows. However, a survey of current … Continue reading Grandparents raise children in spite of failing health