Custody Battle Heads To Top Michigan Court

In Media Mentions, Recent Cases by Chris Kessel

By Michelle Garcia Posted on Advocate.com December 23, 2010The Michigan supreme court will decide next month whether it will hear a case from a lesbian who is requesting joint custody of her nonbiological children that she and her former partner raised together until September 2009.Renee Harmon has not seen the three children — 8-year-old twin boys and an 11-year-old girl …

They Are My Children, Too

In Media Mentions, Recent Cases by Chris Kessel

by Jessica Carreras Originally printed 2/25/2010 (Issue 1808 – Between The Lines News)Trenton mother battles ex-partner for visitation rights to mutually raised childrenRenee Harmon of Trenton has one wish this year: to be with her three children again.As more and more same-sex couples are willing and able to have and adopt children, custody battles have sprung up all over the …