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According to the paper one of the fundamental assumptions of law is the ‘parental rights doctrine’. It states that “in custody disputes between a child’s biological parents and all others the child’s best interest lies in being raised by a ‘fit’ biological parent”. Social workers usually decides about a parent’s fitness and use a specific framework for carrying out parental fitness assessments in cases involving custody, which involves criminal history, substance abuse history, educational history, family history.