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Joint Or Shared Child Custody

Child Custody Terminology Child Custody law in Pennsylvania uses terms in particular ways, which have importance when a custody order or agreement is being drafted. One important distinction is the difference between physical and legal custody. Legal Custody is the right, and the responsibility to make decisions for the child, and to receive information from […]

Can I Get Full Custody In Pennsylvania

What is Full Custody? The term “full custody” means different things to different persons. In Pennsylvania we distinguish between legal custody (the right to receive information, and make decisions about school, medical treatment, etc.) and physical custody (where the child spends his or her time). It would be very rare for one parent to have […]