• September 23, 2021

Kentucky guardian can’t have children with court order

A Kentucky man who was given the option to have children of his own with his legal guardian may be forced to adopt the children or face jail time.Key points:Kentucky Supreme Court says Kentucky’s “lawful guardianship” law does not apply to same-sex couplesKentucky has the most restrictive “lawfulness” law in the country, says Justice John…

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How to help a friend of a friend who’s been in foster care

A friend of an acquaintance who’s recently been placed in foster home for a mental illness is in for a rough time.Wyoming has moved to the forefront of its anti-foster care legislation.Its new laws make it legal to place a person with a mental disorder in a home, and they also allow a person to…

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Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin signs new OHIO guardianship law

KYIV — Gov.Mike Pompeo said Tuesday he signed a bill that would legalize guardianship services in the state, a change that comes as Kentucky is facing the fallout from the death of a 10-year-old boy who died after being left in a hot car for days.The legislation approved by the state House of Representatives Tuesday…

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How to Apply for a Disability Guardianship in California

A family may request that an adult be placed in guardianship of their children if: 1) they are unable to care for themselves, or 2) they have significant disabilities that require special care.The process to apply for a guardianship requires both parties to be able to show they can care for their children.A guardian’s responsibility…

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