Family Law Section

Washington State Bar Association

relocation

Relocation Case

Just discussed on our section's Yahoo! Group list serve, Division II has this week issued an opinion on a relocation case that appears to, on several levels, increase the burden on the objecting parent to overcome the rebuttable presumption in favor of the parent designated as the custodian in the parenting plan. Lengthy opinion, with a 6 page dissent—both well worth reading before your next relocation case. In re Marriage of Fahey