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

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

FUAN Families Unite On the Front Lines

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FUAN FamiliesUnite On the Front Lines

This is a post by ToyA Johnson, FUAN Executive Director, and founder of Iowa Citizens For Justice, (DRC) Chairman. Her views are her own. Hello, Greetings from FUAN, Welcome to 2019! Last year was full of hard work and this year should be no different. However, this year I’m suggesting we work smarter. We made some moves, lost some battles and … 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

Is An Infant Sleeping On Dad’s Chest Inappropriate?

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Is An Infant Sleeping On Dad's Chest Inappropriate by Sherry Palmer

Sherry Palmer of Fix Family Courts FUAN wants to thank our long time friend and tireless Family Law Reform Crusader, Sherry Palmer for writing the post ‘Father Told By CPS Baby Sleeping On His Chest Is Inappropriate‘ (May 2018). It is an eye-opener for sure. You can read her entire article at her website, Fix Family Courts, or read our summary right below. Either way, you’ll … Read More