Custody & Visitation

MILOUSE GERMAIN v. YSAMAILLE CASTOR (access required)

Child custody — Attorney’s fees — Court’s failure to explain denial This matter stems from a child custody case in the Circuit Court for Charles County. In June 2020, Ysamaille Castor (“Father”) filed a complaint for custody and visitation against ...

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ARIANA LECAJ v. FATLUM KOJCINI (access required)

Child custody — Change of schedule — Children’s best interests Appellant, Ariana Lecaj (“Mother”), and appellee, Fatlum Kojcini (“Father”), are the parents of two minor children, D.K., born in October 2018 in Maryland, and A.L., born in April 2021 in ...

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M.G., SR. v. B.P. (access required)

Child custody — Joint custody — Willingness to converse with co-parent In this case, a father has appealed from an order, entered by the Circuit Court for Baltimore City, granting sole physical and legal custody of his son to the ...

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DANIEL PERPIGNAN v. LAVETTA BENEMON (access required)

Child custody — Material change in circumstance — Judge’s failure to delineate change This case concerns a custody dispute between Daniel Perpignan, appellant (“Father”), and Lavetta Benemon, appellee (“Mother”), over their minor child (“Child”) born in August 2018. Read the ...

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JAMES BECK v. JENNIFER BECK (access required)

Child custody — Motion to modify — Consent agreement James Beck (“Father”), appellant, and Jennifer Farrell, f/k/a Jennifer Beck (“Mother”), appellee, are the divorced parents of three minor children. In the Circuit Court for Allegany County, Father moved to modify ...

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MICHAEL SANCHEZ v. RENEE SANCHEZ (access required)

Child custody — Visitation — Court’s decision-making authority This appeal arises out of a divorce proceeding involving Michael Sanchez (“Husband”), appellant, and Renee Sanchez (“Wife”), appellee. In December 2020, Wife filed in the Circuit Court for Caroline County a complaint ...

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K. J. v. T. J (access required)

Child custody — De facto parent – -Knowing and voluntary consent In December 2019, appellee T.J. (“Grandmother”) filed for custody of her grandson, S.C., who was at that time in the sole custody of his mother (Grandmother’s daughter), appellant K.J. ...

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SHENGLIN WANG v. SUI WAI MAK (access required)

Child custody — Motion to modify — Material change in circumstances Appellant Shenglin Wang (“Mother”) appeals from an order of the Circuit Court for Howard County granting the motion to modify child custody filed by appellee Siu Wai Mak (“Father”) ...

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