Domestic Law

Bear Forced to Wear Wire in Custody Battle

It's bad enough that our government is now routinely spying on us.  Now you can't even trust stuffed animals. Last week, a Nebraska man sued his ex-wife, her father, and the woman's former law firm for allegedly hiding a recording device…



Bears Linebacker Accused of Painting Son’s Toenails Blue

Brian Urlacher of the Chicago Bears continues to not get along with his ex-wife and/or baby mama, Tyna Robertson.  In court this week after the parties filed cross-motions on custody issues, Robertson said that she has not been allowing Urlacher to…


Father Has Son Prosecuted for Laziness

The Nigerian state news agency reported on October 17 that a frustrated father had hauled his 20-year-old son into court and asked that the boy be prosecuted for idleness. The person who sent me this item said he has printed…


Man With 86 Wives Will Have 86 Lawyers

Human-rights groups in Nigeria say they have "mobilized" dozens of lawyers to help defend a man who has been threatened with death for having too many wives.  Bello Masaba, a preacher from the town of Bidda, in a Muslim majority…


Batman Ties Up Traffic In Fathers’ Rights Protest

Speaking of bats (like I was Thursday), another one showed up today, this one on a highway sign over the M25 motorway in England, near Heathrow.  Dressed as Batman, 48-year-old Geoffrey Hibbert said he was roosting on the sign as…



Claim for Reimbursement of Dating Costs is Rejected

A 30-year-old Korean man, identified only as "Park" (which, in Korea, does not narrow it down one bit), has lost his bid to be reimbursed by his ex-girlfriend for the money he spent on their dates.  Park sued the woman…


Wife Sues For Share of Formerly Secret Lotto Prize

On May 15, a judge ruled against a Miami woman who had sued her husband to get a share of a $600,000 lottery prize he won.  Donna Campbell said that last summer she began to suspect that her husband, Arnim…