NFCWP In the News
We'd like to welcome our newest board member Denise Belcher
Family Courts Come Under Volunteers' Watch
A family court activist in Michigan is training volunteers to observe family courts. The goal is to reform a system that many women who lose custody consider unjust. Latest story in our "Dangerous Trends, Innovative Responses" series.
The Illusion of Protection
by Renee Beeker
In my role as an activist and advocate over the last ten years, I have encountered story after story detailing how women are unable to protect themselves or their children in custody cases where abuse is an issue, even if abuse is documented outside the arena of divorce.
Cases Put Under Supreme Legal Watch
Legal advocates for
battered women have spent years trying to internally reform the nation's
family court system to better protect the due-process rights of battered women
in child custody disputes. Read
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