Sandra is married to Jeffrey and together they have three children of the age of 4, 6 and 11. After a twelve year marriage Sandra decides to file for divorce on the ground that the marriage has irretrievably broken down. Sandra thinks she as a mother is entitled to have full custody and guardianship over their children. She also demands maintenance of the children from Jeffrey. Jeffrey denies Sandra having any of those rights. Is it true that Sandra has no rights to her children after the divorce?
Meanwhile, both the Jeffrey and Sandra have the obligation to provide the maintenance for their children notwithstanding which party has the custody of the children pursuant to S.92 of the Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) Act 1976.
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