Many lawyers, it seems steer clear of "grandparents' rights" by declining cases in which a court orders parents or stepparents to let a grandparent visit their grandchild. Is it because of lack of familiarity with such action, or are they uneasy with the concept of rights of grandparents?
"Grandparents' Right to Visitation,"
Marquette Elder's Advisor: Vol. 1
, Article 12.
Available at: http://scholarship.law.marquette.edu/elders/vol1/iss1/12