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?Fugitive' father forfeits appeal (access required)

A father has forfeited his right to appeal custody rulings by refusing to comply with court orders to return the child to his mother. In a first-impression decision, the Virginia Court of Appeals applied the "fugitive disentitlement doctrine" to hold that the father, who was living with his son in Spain, could not appeal a Fairfax ...

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