Legal Presumption of Shared Custody in CT

As a resident of the State of Connecticut (or as a concerned individual directly affected by Connecticut laws pertaining to child custody) I strongly support and request that state legislators enact new legislation that establishes a legal presumption of shared legal and shared physical custody of minor children by both parents. Both parents are essential to the well being of a child and should be treated equally by the court system. I support the following tenets of shared parenting and request that the State of Connecticut enact legislation that fully supports them as well:


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    Charles M. king, United States

    4 years ago Comments: The CT family court system needs to support shared parenting and shared custody. The fact is, both house holds are equally important to the children. The idea of custodial and non-custodial parents should not be used where children equally reside in both homes.
    ZIP code: 06810
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    Vivian Ciampi, United States

    6 years ago Comments: This is a no brainer!!
    ZIP code: 06410
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    Rebecca Timlin-Scalera, United States

    6 years ago Comments: As a psychologist working with children and families, I could not agree more with the tenets of this petition. I often see one spouse trying to minimize the role of their ex due to marital, not parental issues and matters of convenience for that spouse but not considering the best interest of the children.
    ZIP code: 06824
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