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Metro-Detroit Divorce Lawyer: Michigan’s New Paternity Law Part 1

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     Recently, Gov. Snyder signed into law Public act 159 of 2012 on June 13, 2012. This law dramatically changes Michigan’s paternity laws in that it now gives biological fathers more rights in determining paternity of children born in a marriage. Under the prior law, children born in a marriage were deemed born in…