It's tough I'd guess that he doesnt' have custody because that tends to be the worst. I think it has to do a lot with the amount of trust you have in the person you are referring to. Originally Posted by txstepmom I've not seen that work. Nor are stepfamilies subjected to the same degree of prejudice. Nothing on this site should be taken as legal advice for any individual case or situation. You have no right to hit a child that isn't yours as far as I and most laws are concerned. He stays away from it because he's been taught to stay away.
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Why go to all the trouble why should I even care he's not MY son right? Blog content may only be reprinted or republished with the express written permission of the author and Family Talk. You still run the risk of being arrested for it dependent on the circumstances! Switch to Hybrid Mode. F admitted hitting A with his belt because she refused to behave. Copyright - Spreaker Inc.
Send a private message to sunlover. You will never ever find a child psychologist who condones spanking. After that, I threatened her that if she did it again, CPS would be informed. Above all bring God into the equation. The things that did pop out at me were petty, insecure, lack of experience, gloat and karma. According to the website of the Center for Effective Discipline, Iowa laws regarding parental discipline of children are as follows: