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Child-Centered Divorce

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July is National Child-Centered Divorce Month. Too often when couples end their marriage, there is little if any attention paid to what their children want and what their children feel is best for the family. Some studies show that as many as 75% of California's marriages end in divorce and that nearly 30% of those divorced couples have children under the age of 18. California is one of the states where courts recognize children and their needs during and after a divorce. But too often, children become the victims of their parents' anger and frustration. In the worst cases, children have been kidnapped and even murdered as the direct result of their parents' anger resulting from divorces and custody battles.

Today's guest is Terry McNiff, an attorney and the author of the book Picture Your Divorce to See the Right Decision. Mr. McNiff's practice covers divorces in Los Angeles, Orange and San Diego counties.

Information about the book is available at youtube.com/pictureyourdivorce. His telephone number is (760) 805-8081.

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