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Posted by: Amelia Ferrell Knisely on Aug 19, 2015

Tennessee Courts have reversed course on a paperwork change for designating parties in parenting plans. Titles on Permanent Parent Order forms have been changed from “Parent 1” and “Parent 2” back to the original wording of “Mother” and “Father”, WZTV reports. The Court's Communications Director Michele Wojciechowski confirms the courts' reversal, saying they received many complaints from legislators and the general public. The court has referred the matter to the Tennessee Judicial Conference Domestic Relations Committee for possible consideration.