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KNOWLEDGE is POWER.
The information on this site is not intended to be legal advice. We are
not lawyers. We suggest you contact an attorney, and study the law
yourself to be informed.
Our website IS intended to help fit and loving mothers who wish to
continue to be the primary caretakers of their children. If you have
visited our site because you are finding yourself in the middle of
contested child custody litigation, you have our most heartfelt
Roughly 80% of divorces in our country involve uncontested custody
determinations in which both parties agree it is best for the children to
reside primarily with their mother in her continued primary care-taking
role. It is the other 20% of contested custody cases that this website
When family violence of any sort has been an issue at any time during
your or your children's relationship with their father, we do not
recommend joint legal or physical custody arrangements.
Because of the pervasiveness of family violence in our country and the
astounding nationwide system failure of our family courts to protect women
and child victims, much of this sites' focus is on assisting and educating
"Studies show batterers are able to convince authorities that the
victim is unfit or undeserving of sole custody in approximately 70% of
challenged cases. " (American Judges Association)
"Fathers who batter mothers are 2 times more likely to seek sole
physical custody of their children than are non-violent fathers."
(APA1996, p. 40.)
For the abuser, the courtroom is the last tool in his toolbox to
control and abuse his victims. It is our goal to reverse this trend for
the benefit of our children and our nation's future as a peaceful,
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