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Family Law Keyed to Wadlington
Bennett v. Jeffreys
Citation:356 N.E.2d 277
Petitioner was fifteen years old when she gave birth to the child. Under pressure from her mother, she allowed the transfer of the child to a former classmate of the child’s grandmother. Petitioner was found not to be an “unfit” parent although the quality and quantity of the mother’s contacts with the child were disputed. She is now 23 and seeking custody of her child.
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