TIL The Tender Years Doctrine (generally regarded as the age of four and under), presumed in a divorce that the mother should have custody of the child. The law remained in place until the late 20th Century. by whatilearned November 20, 2021, 5:06 am Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tender_years_doctrine What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote 20thagecentury.childcustodyDivorcedoctrinegenerallylatelawmotherPlacepresumedregardedremainedtenderTILToday I learnedyears See more Previous article Kyle Rittenhouse SMUT Next article (100% Free) Learn Android Application Development – Free Udemy Course 4 Comments Leave a Reply This presumption still exists even if it’s not supposed to. Log in to Reply I suppose back when this was introduced it made sense (on account of breast feeding) but this is pretty antiquated now, since formula is a thing. Log in to Reply Children typically naturally wean between 3 and 4 years so it seems like it had some basis Log in to Reply Just the tenders Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.