It is better if you have a copy of the court order, signed by the Judge. The Law says that you have to exercise your visit in order to be denied visitation. So, if you are to pick the kids up at Dad's residence, you have to go there to pick them up (even if you know he's not gonna release...Read more »
Are you serving a Motion for Enforcement? Or a subpoena? Those are two different documents
If you are serving a Motion for Enforcement and if your ex is an employee of the company in Georgia, you cannot serve a Motion for Enforcement for your ex, by serving the company that they work for or...Read more »
My ex-husband and I share 50/50 custody of our 12 and 13 year old sons. The 13 year old has been living with his father during the school since 2021 and the 12 year old has lived with me full time, still maintaining the every other weekend agreement. While this agreement does not pose an immediate... Read more »
I have tried to file, but the clerk says i can't file without Judge's signature on that particular form. I can't find a request for continuance form that doesn't include the Notice of Hearing. (It is objected to by opposing party.)
You may not be able to find the document you are looking for through self help forms.
However, why do you need a continuance? Is this the first time you've requested a continuance? How long have you known about the upcoming court date? These are all questions the Judge/Court will...Read more »
If you do not agree to sign a Waiver of Service, the Court will not send you any information. The non-custodial parent's attorney will simply send a sheriff, constable or private process server to serve you with the Motion to Confirm Child Support Arrearages. That should also come with a...Read more »
We, the custodial parents, are allowed to live in Houston (Harris County) and the surrounding counties. If we want to move closer to the non-custodial parent, but slightly outside of the allowed counties, do we need to get permission from the court?
What happens if the custodial parent moves back to the same county? Am I then required to do the pick up and drop off once again? She has moved 4 times in the last 2 years and I do not see it to be fair for this to keep changing.
Them unattended. Recently the 12 year old has been complaining about his mother leaving them alone and making the 14 year old cook and clean for them, alongside taking care of their 6or 7 dogs in their 3 bedroom apartment. She shares a custody agreement with the father who has the 1.3,5 weekends... Read more »
If Father is in a position to take over custody of his children, he should file a Petition to Modify the Parent-Child Relationship in the county that the original court order was issued. This situation certainly sounds like there are circumstances that would significantly impair the physical and...Read more »
Me and my wife have a court agreement that I have all day visitations with my son every 1st, 3rd and 5th Saturday. This Saturday will be the 3rd one she has missed in a row. She claims sickness and surgeries but how do I know she is telling the truth without proof and that she just doesn’t want... Read more »
I am sorry to hear that you are missing your possession periods with your son. In your situation, it would not be your burden to prove that Mother is not telling the truth about her sickness and or surgeries. It is her burden to prove to the Judge that is why she has been denying court ordered...Read more »
Texas law allows you to request a modification of a parent's child support obligation if there has been a "material and substantial change" in the circumstances of either parent or the child since the current order was entered OR 1) three years have passed since the original ordered...Read more »
My daughter just had a baby in November and baby tested positive for methamphetamines. Child protective services were called and she almost lost her baby to them but she had a good friend that she signed over Power of attorney to so her friend could take the baby. I didn't know about this... Read more »
Based on these facts, CPS has likely been granted temporary custody of the baby due to the fact that drugs were found in its system at birth. CPS likely ran a background check on the friend and found that the friend posed a safe environment for the baby, so they've placed the baby with the...Read more »
Depending on when the hearing was held, you may have a couple of options for getting back to court. In either of these situations, you should seek a family law attorney to assist you as they will know how to navigate through either of these options.
Absent a court order, both parents have an equal right to possession of or access to their child. The family law Judges would hope that both parents are able to effectively communicate and co-parent in the raising of their children. If you have substantial proof or evidence of emotional or verbal...Read more »
A request can be made to terminate a parent's parental rights through the family courts. It's not a simple process and it's also not as easy as some may thing. You have understand that you are requesting that a biological parent's legal rights to their child be forever...Read more »
The Texas standard order states that I am to pick up my daughter by 6:00pm on Friday and drop her off by 6:00pm on Sunday. My ex wife is saying that if I don’t make it by 6:00pm on Friday, then I can’t have her. I no longer live in Texas and fly in to see her on Fridays. Sometimes the plane is... Read more »
The best thing to do is get him a good criminal defense attorney.
The next thing is to see if the "alleged victim" (the person whom the alleged assault was against) will get notarized an Affidavit of Non Prosecution. This can be presented to the Assistant District Attorney to let...Read more »
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