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Written by attorney Anthony J Van Zwaren

New NJ Supreme Court decision overturns Baures v. Lewis guidelines on out of state moves by parent

For nearly sixteen years, New Jersey courts, following the NJ Supreme Court's decision in Baures v. Lewis holding that gave a presumptive favor to custodial parent's applications to move out-of-state with their children. After the new decision, Bisbing v Bisbing, this presumption no longer applies.

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