SEPARATED and divorced fathers and mothers gathered at the Plaza de Cibeles in Madrid on Spanish Father’s Day (March 19) calling for a legal change to give preference to joint custody. People at the rally, called by associations from across Spain, carried signs declaring “Not with Mum, not with Dad, with both of them,” “Joint custody now,” “No more orphans… Read more →
HB 1131 was filed today by Representative Kathy Swan. Now Missouri has Family Court reform bills in both houses! Please call and encourage your representative to support this much needed reform bill. Another step closer to co-parenting being the norm. It works, and is best for children. -HB1131 – http://www.house.mo.gov/BillActions.aspx?bill=HB1131&year=2015&code=R Tweet Read more →
http://conservativewoman.co.uk/leslie-loftis-mothers-speak-sons-enrage-hardline-feminists/ By Leslie Loftis Posted 5th March 2015 I can still remember when the feminist line was “women don’t need any help from men”. Now the new line is #HeForShe, a hashtag encompassing the new calls for men to assist women – at least in theory. Writer Neil Lyndon recently commented on one disconnect between words and action in The Telegraph.… Read more →
MO4SharedParenting had another productive day at the Capitol, Tuesday. Since SB 565 has been filed, we spent the day informing Senators and Representatives on the concept of Equal Shared Parenting. We made contact with 26 of the 34 Senators and made a huge dent on the Representative side. Our main message is children need and want maximum contact with both parents. We urge all of you to please contact your Senator and ask them to support SB 565. You will find contact information on MO4SharedParenting website.
Parental alienation is very real! Though PA happens in various stages, it is still harmful to children and of course to the target parent. This problem is not solely with one gender but the custodial parent has more power to inflict harm while the non-custodial parent is very much caught off guard. Custodial parents who bad mouth the other parent in front of their children… Read more →
We at MO4SharedParenting see progress in the Missouri legislature.
We visited last week and received great response from Representatives and Senators. Many have seen the dysfunction and bias in our Family Courts, either through personal experience or through stories from friends and family. Everyone we talked to acknowledged there was a definite problem and a few were more than willing to get a bill through this session. We encourage every citizen to call their Representative and Senator and gently encourage them to reform our Family Court system.
The New Year has started and there is a lot to do. This picture depicts the simple reasoning behind Family Law Reform- it’s obvious that children need both parents as an integral part of their lives. Get the word out that reform is coming in 2015!! Tweet Read more →
Welcome to the future home of Missouri 4 Shared Parenting! Tweet Read more →