Marquardt v. Hagemann-Glascock


190 Wis.2d 447, 526 N.W.2d 834 (WI Ct. App., 1994)


Continuing obligation by father to pay child support does make a paternity action an underlying action allowing a grandmother to petition for visitation. Unless there is a previous filed action which threatens to expose children to the trauma of a dissolving family, the state cannot interfere with parents’ decision.

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