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In child custody cases, should the obesity of a parent be a factor in the decision?

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Renee M.
Tuesday September 2, 2014, 6:16 AM

In extreme cases since it can be an indication of poor choices and poor decision making.

Mandeep Chhabra
Monday September 1, 2014, 7:40 PM

The only thing to be considered during custody cases is the ability of the parent to provide a loving and secure home for the child to thrive in.

Ashly T.
Monday August 25, 2014, 6:21 PM

This is an interesting question. I wonder what caused the asker to think of it?

Rhonda Broes
Saturday August 16, 2014, 5:33 PM

Obesity has little to do with good or bad parenting.

Carol Johnson
Wednesday August 13, 2014, 9:25 PM


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Wednesday August 13, 2014, 5:00 PM


Andrea A.
Monday August 11, 2014, 6:21 AM

Not at all!

Kaz Damiza
Sunday August 10, 2014, 10:42 PM

In extreme cases

Stardust Noel
Friday August 8, 2014, 11:49 AM

Yes, in extreme cases

Sean Flynn
Wednesday August 6, 2014, 5:59 AM

Yes. the bad habits will rub off on the kid

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