Updated 2019 List of Iowa Family Law Reform Legislation

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TRACKING FAMILY LAW REFORM LEGISLATION 2019

We’ve updated the 2019 List of Iowa Family Law Reform Legislation FUAN Is Following. Click Here to See the List. FUAN is very happy that SF11, An Act relating to the awarding of joint custody and joint physical care has passed full Senate Judiciary committee. Click Here For More Information From FUAN About SF 11 Many FUAN Participants and Board Members … Read More

BENEFITS OF EQUAL SHARED PARENTING FAR OUTWEIGHS THE STATUS QUO

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This article is the second in a four-part series of guest posts by Molly K Olson – A version of this article was originally published January 14, 2019, in The Mankato Times. Even after 50 years since no-fault divorce, artificially created fault-based custody and parenting time battles, which pit one parent against the other, still persist, causing harm to children. Educating … Read More

JOURNEY TO EQUAL SHARED PARENTING

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This article is a guest post By Molly K Olson – A version of this article was originally published January 7, 2019, in The Mankato Times. The Short Version of Who I Am, What I Do, and Why I’m Molly K Olson. 2019 is a milestone year. It’s an anniversary year. However, it’s not an anniversary that comes with celebration, but rather … Read More

How Breakups Affect Iowa Kids

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Your relationship has ended, and there are children involved. What can you expect for your kids after a breakup/divorce happens in the State of Iowa? Iowa Does Not Have A Presumption (Rebuttable or Not) Of Shared Custody. Yet. Even though you’ve both cared for your child/ren and have been active participants in their lives, so many challenges can present themselves if … Read More

January 2019 FUAN Advocate of the Month – Amanda Rex-Johnson

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Congrats to Amanda Rex-Johnson FUAN ADVOCATE OF THE MONTH

Congratulations to Amanda Rex-Johnson – The January 2019 FUAN Advocate of the Month. Amanda was chosen due to her continuous efforts to help educate the public as well as legislators on reforms needed within child protective services. Her talents and contributions have ranged from writing articles, making phone calls, attending meetings, and rallying the public to be more involved. Congratulations and … Read More