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Introduction to Family Law Topics

  • Michigan Legal Help. Select Family under the Self-Help Tools section on the homepage.  Information is available on domestic relations matters such as divorce, custody, parenting time, child support, annulment, separate maintenance and paternity
  • Michigan Courts-One Court of Justice-Self-Help Center. Under Types of Court Cases, select the options for parenting time, paternity and other miscellaneous family law matters to about court procedures for cases in these areas
  • Legal Information Institute of Cornell University provides introductions to numerous family law issues such as adoption, child custody, and divorce.

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    Publications prepared by the Legislative Council. General interest publications include Friend of the Court: Support Custody and Visitation for Michigan Children, Domestic Violence and Your Child: A Parent's Guide to Health and Safety.

    Index to publications Provided by the State Court Administrative Office and includes the following titles: Custody and Parenting Time Investigation Manual, Child Support Formula Manual, and Model Friend of the Court Handbook.

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