Skalsky v. Skalsky

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Skalsky v. Skalsky

Case Number
Court Number
Call Date
May 16, 2018
Case Time
9:00 AM
Case Summary

A-17-0680, Melissa M. Skalsky (Appellant) v. John J. Skalsky (Cross-Appellant)

District Court for Keith County, District Judge Richard A. Birch

Attorney for Appellant/Cross-Appellee:  Felicia Katherine Fair (Fair Law Firm)

Attorney for Appellee/Cross-Appellant:  P. Stephen Potter (Potter Law Firm)

Civil Action:  Modification of child custody and alimony

Action taken by the Trial Court:  The trial court denied the parties’ requests to modify the decree of dissolution.

Assignments of Error on Appeal:  Did the trial court err by receiving ex parte evidence related to the issues in this case, which prevented Melissa from receiving a fair trial and a just and equitable result? Did the trial court abuse its discretion by failing to find that Melissa met her burden of demonstrating a material change in circumstances with respect to custody?

Assignment of Error on Cross-Appeal:  Did the trial court abuse its discretion by failing to properly consider the improvement in in Melissa’s financial condition and refusing to modify or terminate her alimony award?

Case Location
North Platte
Court Type
District Court
Schedule Code
Panel Text
Moore, Chief Judge, Arterburn, and Welch, Judges