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Hey, pass the eggnog: Safety-focused parenting plans for alcohol abuse

Florida public policy states that a child should have “frequent and continuing contact with both parents” if it is in the child’s best interest. When a parent has an alcohol addiction, an important issue in divorce is whether the parties or the court can create a parenting plan that would allow a child to safely spend time with that parent, but only if it would be in the child’s best interest.

Does my parenting plan cover acts of God? I pray it does.

At the time of this writing on August 30, Hurricane Dorian is approaching South Florida and Gov. DeSantis has declared a statewide emergency. In Fort Lauderdale, people are busy preparing for potentially dangerous conditions. At the above link, the city website is providing updates and directions to area residents. We send our support and concern out to our clients and the greater community of which our law firm is a part.

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