No. 2012-SC-000004-DGE.

382 S.W.3d 862 (2012)

Michelle L. WALKER, Appellant, v. Donna S. BLAIR, Appellee.

Supreme Court of Kentucky.

October 25, 2012.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Mitchell A. Charney , Allison Spencer Russell , Stephanie Lynn Morgan-White , Goldberg Simpson, LLC, Prospect, KY, Counsel for Appellant.

Denise Malone Helline , Celebrezze & Helline, Louisville, KY, Counsel for Appellee.

Opinion of the Court by Chief Justice MINTON.

The United States Supreme Court in Troxel v. Granville1 addressed the federal constitutional implications of state statutes that allow courts to grant non-parent visitation with children over parental objections. A majority of that Court recognized that parents have a constitutionally protected liberty interest in rearing their children without government interference. To protect this...

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