As a grandparent of a child, you may have many questions about the rights you have to see your grandchild, especially when divorce occurs. Did you know that as a grandparent you still have rights to visitation with your grandchild, even if their family situation has changed? California law is fairly open to requests related to grandparent visitation. The California Family Code outlines all of the rights and regulations related to this topic.
A recent post on this blog provided an overview of how a parent can go about enforcing a child custody order in the California courts. While parents are certainly free to try to go at it alone in court and get some justice when the other parent or custodian is depriving them of rightful custody or parenting time, this is often not a wise thing to do.
Many California residents may recognize him from movies like "Grown Ups" or "The Longest Yard," but actor/comedian Chris Rock has been making headlines for other reasons recently - he has filed for divorce from his wife of almost 20 years.