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Law Week Colorado Quotes Jordan Fox on Psychological Parenting Rights

Sherman & Howard Family Law attorney, Jordan Fox was recently quoted in Law Week Colorado regarding a recent opinion released by the Court of Appeals. The opinion states that courts can also order child support from psychological parents who seek to enforce parental right. This is the first case in Colorado to state that a psychological parent has an obligation to pay child support to a biological parent.

Mr. Fox commented on various issues the opinion does not address, including the psychological parent’s the right to seek child support from the absent biological parents. Mr. Fox understands that the courts may be struggling with how to implement such a process since there isn’t one in place.

The full article can be found in the April 1, 2019 edition of Law Week Colorado. Subscription/Purchase Required.