Docket No. 72281, (Calendar No. 16).

421 Mich. 559 (1984)

364 N.W.2d 665


Supreme Court of Michigan.

Decided December 28, 1984.

Released February 11, 1985.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Kutinsky, Davey & Solomon (by Shelia J. Solomon) for the plaintiff.

Cook, Pringle, Simonsen & Goetz, P.C. (by William H. Horton), for the defendant.

Released February 11, 1985. Rehearing denied 422 Mich. 1201.


This appeal presents a custody dispute between a child's parents on the one hand, and her maternal grandparents on the other. The circuit court entered an order giving temporary custody to the grandparents, and the Court of Appeals affirmed.

We conclude that in the circumstances of this case such an award of custody to the grandparents was improper, and reverse.

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