Legal Victory for Stepparents in Civil Union in Illinois

Stepparent Rights in a Civil Union

Stepparent Visitation and Allocation of Parental Responsibilities

  1. Whether a party to a civil union has standing to request visitation with her deceased partner’s child as a stepparent, and
  2. Whether that party has legal standing to request parental responsibilities.

Does Someone in a Civil Union with a Parent Qualify as a Stepparent?

Seek Advice from a Chicago Family Law Attorney About Stepparent Visitation and Civil Unions



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