Kentucky Supreme Court and Court of Appeals Published Decisions This Week

We are going to try to get you the new “to be published” family law cases sooner than in the past. Digests will follow, but here are the three Court of Appeals cases released today and one Supreme Court decision from yesterday, in case you want to link to the entire opinions.
M.B. v. V. W., transgender parent’s parental rights involuntarily terminated and adoption by step-parent permitted without consent of transgender parent.

We are going to try to get you the new “to be published” family law cases sooner than in the past. Digests will follow, but here are the three Court of Appeals cases released today and one Supreme Court decision from yesterday, in case you want to link to the entire opinions.
M.B. v. V. W., transgender parent’s parental rights involuntarily terminated and adoption by step-parent permitted without consent of transgender parent.
Bailey v. Bailey, maintenance award cannot include consideration of college expenses for child (court can’t do indirectly what it cannot do directly.)
Clark v. Clark, geriatric couple’s maintenance and property decision affirmed in part, vacated and remanded in part.
Yesterday, the Kentucky Supreme Court released Shown v. Shown, an important teacher’s retirement case.

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