How many single fathers are there in America?

Answer According to the U.S. Census Bureau, as of 2006, there are approximately 2.3 million single fathers in the United States. This is up from 400,000 single fathers in the year 1970. Single fathers acc... Read More »

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Why do people say 'You should've kept your legs shut!' to women/single mothers, but not to men/single fathers?

When I was growing up my Father told me not to do anything that I couldn't do in front of my mother. During my Junior year in High School he told me that when dating one of us had to keep our pant... Read More »

Do single fathers experience the same hardships as single mothers?

Yes and no. The right answer depends on the circumstances. A deadbeat dad type wouldn't face the same hardships because he simply wouldn't care. Or if you're talking about a single father from a di... Read More »

Single Fathers, Paternity Rights & Minnesota Law?

In Minnesota, if the parents of a child are not married, the mother is automatically the primary legal and physical custodian of the child at the time of birth. The father has to establish paterni... Read More »

What Are the Custody Rights of Single Fathers in Missouri?

Single fathers care for their children without the aid of another parent residing with them. In matters of divorce or the death of a mother, the courts generally provide single fathers with an oppo... Read More »