The Walters Gilbreath, PLLC Blog

Same-Sex Relationships in Texas

The Verdict on Gay Marriage Americans are divided on the issue of whether or not same-sex couples should be allowed to get married. For a while, many states were also divided on whether or not to recognize gay marriage. Until the recent Supreme...

Getting or Keeping Custody : Drug and Alcohol Abuse

For the parent dealing with the child’s other parent and alcohol and drug abuse issues, a separation of the parties may lead to a great deal of concern for the child’s safety when in the other parent’s care. If a parent has been accused of abusing...

Impact of Alcohol Abuse in Child Custody Issues

Alcohol and drug abuse can be a huge issue in a custody battle. Sometimes a party will struggle with drug addiction as a way to attempt to cope with the litigation but more frequently is the situation where the party had a drug or alcohol abuse...

How a Recent DWI or DUI Will Affect Your Child Custody Case

Some people struggle with substance abuse prior to the start of a lawsuit. The substance being abused ranges from recreational drugs and pills, but what is most common in the cases that I have seen is alcohol abuse. In fact, according to the...

How Drug and Alcohol Issues Affect Child Custody

There are a number of parental issues that can affect child custody. One of those is the drug and alcohol issues of one or both of the parents. Unfortunately, handling the issue is not always as simple as just giving custody of the child to the...
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