The very rare divorce trial in RI Family Court

A Rhode Island divorce attorney discusses the lack of divorce trial in Providence, Kent, Newport and Washington County Family Court. This article was rewritten in 2016 as a result of  a recent trend of more progressive and modern judges who are more receptive to trials on the merits in Rhode Island Family Court. There are […]

Family Court Should Ban term “Supervised Visitation”- Monitored or Assisted Appropriate

In Rhode Island Family Court, the Courts award “supervised” visits in certain situations. Supervised visits are sometimes ordered when there is some concern over the non custodial parents parenting abilities, domestic abuse,  the parent has a drug problem or there is a lack of parent child bond or for other reasons. These supervised visits are […]