FIRST PUBLISHED ON 04.1o.2020 –
The COVID-19 virus threat to public health presents an unprecedented problem for divorced and separated parents. Many parents are faced with the dilemma presented by a court order that requires a child to move between their homes knowing that it’s possible that the virus will travel with the child, potentially infecting others in the home(s). While some parents are indeed moving their children back-and-forth during this pandemic other parents have elected not to move their child to minimize the risk of infection. In some situations, this has caused strife between the parents. The following hypothetical situation is intended to explore the latter group. MORE.