Family Court Awards Custody to Dad Who Choked Child


This is taken from the therapist records for my oldest son, Child 1. I did not post the entire note to protect the privacy of my son. But you can see what the therapist is noting:

“My experience with “Child 1” is that he is a very articulate child who is readily willing to share his experience. “Child 1″ has identified with his biological father stating ‘I have temper tantrums just like my dad’ and has told me he doesn’t like it when his dad ‘chokes him’ while illustrating the universal choke hold around his neck.”

Family Court Awarded Custody to a Man Who Choked My Little Boy.. Imagine those big hands around his little neck, and how afraid he must have been. Squeezing and squeezing while his own son struggled for breath.

 Family Court has failed to protect my children, and instead, placed these precious children in harm’s way . 

— Emily Court / M21



About Emily Court

It takes "Just Us" To Fight Injustice in Family Court. I blog to raise awareness about problems existing in the family court system, and use my own story as a personal example of how the systemic failures in family court, and the Guardian ad Litem Program, affect families, in an effort to encourage needed reform. Written by a survivor of domestic violence and homelessness working to create a better life for her children, in a stable home free of violence. In her efforts to rebuild her life, she has not only encountered harassment and intimidation from her alleged abuser but faced systematic failures in family court that have empowered her alleged abuser and put her children at risk. She is now fighting to keep her kids safe, and bring them home. Through writing and blogging, FCI is working to raise awareness about domestic violence, and the urgent need for family court reform. She is currently working on a memoir titled "'Til Prayers Are Answered".
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