June 18, 2010
Fathers and Families’ Board Chairman Ned Holstein, M.D. discussed HB 1400, F & F’s Massachusetts shared parenting bill, on Radio Boston on WBUR, Boston’s NPR affiliate, on June 18. To listen to the show, click here. To comment on the show, click here.
Holstein debated Suffolk University Law School professor Charles P. Kindregan, a leading Massachusetts family law authority and a defender of the status quo.
WBUR’s story on the piece is Mass. Fathers Group Fights For Joint Custody Rights. There was an interesting call from a middle school teacher who, while raising some reasonable questions about shared parenting, noted that she sees kids who “long for time with the noncustodial parent.”