Nicole Curtis’ Ex Claims 30-Month-Old Son ‘No Longer Needs to Nurse,’ Asks to Step Up Visitation

Nicole Curtis’ Ex Requests More Parenting Time After She Defends Decision to Continue Breastfeeding

Nicole Curtis‘ ex is requesting that his parenting time with their 2½-year-old son, Harper, be increased.

According to justice papers filed Nov. 13 in a State of Michigan’s Circuit Court for Oakland County Family Division performed by The Blast, Shane Anthony Maguire is requesting to explain a former couple’s stream parenting sequence — and seeking to enhance his parenting time.

Maguire’s filing comes amid a pair’s “heart-wrenching” two-year control battle and usually days after Curtis, 54, non-stop adult to PEOPLE final week about her decision to continue breastfeeding their 30-month-old.

“Every singular day we have to continue critique about how my child is too aged to breastfeed,” pronounced a Rehab Addict star. “But when he weans, it’s going to be his decision. we truly trust it’s a child’s choice.”

In Jun 2016, Maguire, 54, was awarded visitation of Harper, who was innate on May 19, 2015. According to a documents, a exes are following a parenting time report that was set onward in Jul 2016, as good as a parenting time sequence from Jul 2017, “which simplified some of a supplies in a judgment.”

“[Maguire] shall have swapping weekends from Thursday during 7:00 p.m. by Monday during noon,” a agree visualisation states. “When [Maguire] exercises parenting time in Minnesota, [Curtis] shall fly to Minnesota with a child and broach a child to [Maguire’s] residence and that during a finish of [Maguire’s] parenting time, [Maguire] shall broach a child to [Curtis] during her home in Minnesota,” a Jul 2017 sequence states.

According to a motion, Maguire alleges that days before Harper was born, Curtis altered from Minnesota to Michigan — where she gave birth — though notice.

Now, Maguire has sole his home in Minnesota and relocated both his home and business to Michigan to be closer to Harper “because of a ongoing problem in sportive parenting time and a visit volume of airline transport involved,” a papers state.

Because Maguire is claiming that his resources have changed, he is seeking that a justice endowment him additional parenting time.

“[Maguire] now resides in Michigan and is therefore accessible for additional parenting time though requiring airline transport to sell a child,” a papers read.

“Because [Maguire] now resides in Michigan, he is accessible to take a child when [Curtis] is compulsory to transport out of city on business — again alleviation a volume of airline transport for a child, generally given a series of times [Curtis] has settled that a child has been too ill to fly.”

Curtis’ ex also claims that “it would be in a best seductiveness of Harper for [Maguire] to be awarded stretched parenting time” and alleges that Harper “no longer needs to be nursed — another reason [Curtis] against [Maguire] carrying additional parenting time.”

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The existence star’s preference to continue breastfeeding Harper has turn a indicate of row in the control battle. Maguire primarily indicted a HGTV star of stability to breastfeed their toddler as a approach to forestall him from removing time with his son. Curtis, however, denied that she ever wanted it to turn a problem. (She practices babyled weaning where Harper cooking during his possess pace.)

“It’s so critical that children have both of their parents,” she told PEOPLE. “But [preventing] me from breastfeeding my child usually so he can see a father is not right.”

After legally proof that “my physique did not furnish enough,” she was postulated entrance to Harper once a day during Maguire’s visitations.

It was usually in outcome for a month given a agreement finished when Harper incited 1. (Pediatricians advise that infants underneath a age of 1 contingency eat possibly breastmilk or formula, with several studies display graphic advantages to breastfeeding. After 12 months, breastmilk is no longer deliberate nutritionally required and relatives might deliver cow’s milk. According to a World Health Organization, disdainful breastfeeding for 6 months is a optimal approach of feeding infants. Thereafter, infants should accept interrelated dishes with continued breastfeeding adult to 2 years of age or beyond.)

Maguire has filed several motions over a march of a year to make his parenting time (one of that resulted in Curtis being hold in disregard of court), though Curtis pronounced things are solemnly removing to a some-more secure place.

Maguire’s attorney, Jerry Cavellier, formerly told PEOPLE his customer has “recently purchased his possess home in a Detroit area,” where Curtis is based, and added, “He would do anything for his son, including relocating to another state. He is a smashing father.”