• 08 Jan 2020
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Is It Possible to Kidnap Your Own Child?

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Criminal Defense January 8, 2020 0 Comment
Is It Possible to Kidnap Your Own Child?

Under California law, you can be guilty of kidnapping your own child. Parental kidnapping generally happens in highly contested divorces and combative child custody battles. One parent takes the child physically away from the other parent without permission of the court or the other parent. This is a serious crime in California and is prosecuted …

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  • 09 May 2019
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What is a Step-Parent Adoption?

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Step-Parent Adoption May 9, 2019 0 Comment
What is a Step-Parent Adoption?

When divorced parents re-marry, the new spouse, or stepparent, may want to adopt his or her new spouse/partner’s child from the previous marriage. This desired adoption is legally referred to as stepparent adoption. This is one of the most common types of adoption proceedings. The stepchild becomes entitled to all of the rights and privileges …

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