How do I make sure I get custody of my children?

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Every case is different, and the custody situation is often the most challenging issue to negotiate. Texas law presumes that the children are best served by having as much contact as possible with both parents. In the vast majority of cases, some kind of shared custody will result. A common misconception is that a spouse who is at fault for breaking up the marriage should be punished by having less time with the kids. The breakdown of the parents’ relationship with each other does not, by itself, indicate problems between parents and children.

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