The divorce court will consider the following factors
Child's age and health
Health of the parents
Stability and lifestyle of the parents
Child's adjustment to the community and school
Parents' ability to provide for the child's needs
Relationship the child has with each parent
Any disabilities of the child or parents
Child's preference, if he or she is an appropriate age to voice a preference
If the divorce court considers a child's preference, it must decide whether the child's preference is in his or her best interests.
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