Other family members and visitation with a child after a parent dies You might have read our previous post about grandparents’ visitation rights: Grandparent Rights  A quick recap:  Minnesota law recognizes that there are times when a parent might try to deny grandparents visitation with their grandchild, and provides a way for grandparents to obtain visitation rights through court if this happens.  Okay, you think, what about other relatives?  Aunts, uncles, former step-parents, etc. might have just as close a relationship with the child as grandparents do. Earlier this week, though, the Minnesota Supreme Court decided a case where it found […]

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