Welch v. Peery

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Welch v. Peery

Case Number
Court Number
Call Date
December 12, 2018
Case Time
9:00 AM
Case Summary

A-18-0236, Ashley Welch v. Preston Peery (Appellant)

 Lancaster County, District Court Judge Lori A. Maret

Attorney for Appellant:  Adam R. Little (Ballew Hazen, PC, LLO)

Attorney for Appellee: (No brief filed by appellee)

Civil Action:  Modification of Paternity Order

Action Taken by Trial Court:  The district court modified the previous paternity order by awarding Appellee sole legal and physical custody of the parties’ minor child, subject to Appellant’s parenting time. The court also permitted Appellee to move with the child to Florida.

Assignments of Error on Appeal:  On appeal, Appellant alleges that the district court erred in (1) finding that relocation to Florida was in the minor child’s best interests; (2) awarding Appellee sole legal custody of the minor child; (3) failing to modify the prior child support order; and (4) failing to find Appellee in contempt for violating the prior parenting plan.

Case Location
Court Type
District Court
Schedule Code
Panel Text
Pirtle, Bishop, and Arterburn, Judges