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The Texas Family Code Can’t Handle Teenagers (but Who Can?)

Greg Housewirth hugging his grumpy daughterAs you can see from the picture to the right, I know a thing or two about being a parent to a teenager.

Fort Worth and Dallas child custody lawyers often hear divorce clients complain that their teenager has gone wild and that ordinary weekend exchanges of possession have become a battlefield. The divorce decree you and your spouse had negotiated years ago had a different meaning when the children were younger and more dependent on you for their physical and emotional support.

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