The holidays can be overwhelming. Adding a custody or visitation conflict can make the holidays unbearable.
Civility during a custody dispute. Does it exist? In an earlier article, How to Prepare for Divorce, one of the pointers was to "remain civil." I've received some feedback and questions on this point, wherein people asked, "can being too nice hurt my case?" And, more prevalently, "how to be nice when the other parent is not."
Louisiana's Relocation Statute can be found in La. R.S. 9:355.1 et seq.
Custody cases are emotional. No matter which way you slice it, you are likely facing less time with your children and are feeling anxiety, fear, and a growing resentment to the other parent.