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What does JLC stand for?

JLC stands for Joint Legal Custody (legal arrangement)

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Usher, 33, and ex-wife Tameka Foster Raymond will have joint legal custody but her visitation rights haven't yet been decided.
4) In reaching this conclusion, the second district wrote as follows: By incorporating this finding, the judgment for dissolution of marriage not only awarded joint legal custody to the parties, with the respondent designated as the primary residential custodian, but also awarded the petitioner the "usual and customary" visitation.
Joint custody has two forms: joint legal custody (in which both parents have the right to make important decisions about the child, such as decisions about medical care and education) and joint physical custody (in which children spend a substantial amount of time in the households of both parents).