Publications

Illinois Bar Journal
Articles From H. Joseph Gitlin

Sexual Morality and Children of Divorce By H. Joseph Gitlin September 2004 Article, Page 468 How does parents' post-marital sexual behavior affect their right to custody and visitation? A look at Illinois law.
Mental-Health Professionals in Child-Custody Cases: Giving “Expert” Testimony Its Due By H. Joseph Gitlin July 2001 Article, Page 350 The testimony of mental-health professionals is often not scientific evidence, this author says.
The Standard for Changing Child Custody Within Two Years of a Final Order By H. Joseph Gitlin September 1999 Column, Page 492 The author reviews IMDMA section 610 and the applicable cases and argues that custody transfers within two years of a final custody order should be granted only under emergency circumstances.