Pruitt v. Pruitt

Illinois Appellate Court
Civil Court
Citation
Case Number: 
2013 IL App (1st) 130032
Decision Date: 
August 2, 2013
District: 
1st Dist.
Division/County: 
Cook Co., 5th Div.
Justice: 
PALMER
Holding: 
Affirmed.
Maternal grandfather filed petition for grandparent visitation. Court properly dismissed petition, per motion of child's unmarried parents, as Plaintiff failed to satisfy conditions precedent for filing petition for grandparent visitation per Section 607(a-5)(1) of grandparent visitation statute. Plaintiff had not asserted by competent evidence, or via proper affidavit, that child's parents were not living together. (HOWSE and TAYLOR, concurring.)