What Are Grandparent Visitation Rights in North Carolina?
August 15, 2019 When a grandparent and grandchild share a special bond, changes in the child’s family situation (like separation, divorce, and death) can adversely affect the grandparent’s time with the child. In some situations, North Carolina law allows a grandparent to ask a court to grant visitation rights. However, the state laws on grandparent visitation rights are extremely limited and complex. The discussion that follows focuses only on grandparent visitation rights i