I'd say fist contact the Domestic relations Office for the county where the order was entered and go from there. If the order was sent to another county or state for enforcement, they should have that information. If the case was closed, you may have to consider getting an attorney involved.
the parents were never married and now are not together. the little girl is just turning 1 years old and been with the mother solely up until this point. the father also has a record when it comes to underage children that he needed to be supervised with his other daughters.
It's not true that, as a general rule, young children may not stay overnight with their fathers. However, if either parent has a criminal or abuse history which suggests that he or she may pose a danger to the child, the court will likely order supervised visits.
Probably not but there's no way to predict what the courts will do. Generally speaking, a modification of a support order does not become effective before the date until the request for modification was filed. However, as you apparently are aware, the support order requires all parties to promptly...Read more »
It depends on whether the records are sealed. You'll have to contact the court house for the county where the custody action occurred and inquire. I doubt that, if the records are not sealed, you'll be able to obtain copies at no cost. There will likely be a per page copying fee of at least $1.00....Read more »
Can I get child support credit for this money I gave her ? Wage attachment was ordered but it took Md 9 mos to put it in place. I have copies of the money orders with her signature and they state on the money order it is for child support. I also have the text messages saying she received this... Read more »
Did your support order originate in PA? You may be able to solve your issues by contacting your local Domestic relations Office. The mother can also just advise whichever office is handling the support case in writing that you paid it and they can initiate giving you the appropriate credit.
My two granddaughters have lived with me since they were born. Neither one of their fathers are present in their life. Their mother was living with me but she moved out in January 2019; leaving the two girls with me. They have not seen their mother since then and have had minimal contact by phone... Read more »
Oldest daughters child support ends soon. Ex wife is taking me to court to increase child support for our second child claiming she has autism. My oldest daughter is highly intelligent, independant, but has been subjected to parental alienation from my ex wife. My daughter no longer wants to see me... Read more »
The courts don't side with mothers or fathers. There are support guidelines which to court must apply. The support guidelines are income-driven, not expense driven. Perhaps it would help you to sit down with an experienced family law attorney to discuss this situation
You cannot relinquish your rights to an unborn child. Further, after the child is born, it's unlikely that a court with approve you voluntarily terminating your parental rights unless the child is being adopted
She is now living with her father. Her mother never reported that the minor child is no longer living with her, and she is still collecting child support. Is this legal in the state of Pa. ? The father has filed full custody of his daughter.
The father is probably following the better approach. He is going to first confirm that he has custody and then he can file to stop the support order. Sometimes parents take both actions simultaneously. I assume he is represented by experienced legal counsel and he should be following whatever...Read more »
In September of 2018 a fight occurred between my fiance and I. The kids were upstairs and heard the commotion. The daughter of my fiance had stayed with mom a few weeks after because it upset her. From November to February visitation went as normal. We called to pick her up in February and the... Read more »
Your fiance needs to consult an experienced family law attorney in person bout this situation. It is not one that can be resolved with a few bits of knowledge received from an internet question and answer site.
Your fiance should register his MD custody order in the PA county where he resides with the child. He may want to consult a local attorney experienced in family law for assistance if the local court house is not helpful.
You should contact your local Domestic Relations Office about this. Just a bit of information - a monthly order of $511 may include an payment toward arrears of about $50. If the arrears have been paid, or never existed, that could be one explanation. Another bit of information is that monthly...Read more »
First off...I am married. I married my husband Dave in 1999 and in 2009 we separated and I retained not court ordered “custody” of our three children. Two years into our separation I was pregnant by another man. This man did deny my daughter through my pregnancy but after the birth he did come... Read more »
I agree with Attoney Hall. Your best bet is to schedule an appointment with an experienced family law attorney. My guess from reading what you've written so far is that you need this face to face meeting, not a response which cannot take into accounts all factors, which is what you'll get here.
My ex and I have been divorced for approx 10 years but never had a court ordered custody agreement done. My daughter is with my ex a majority of the time with me having her every other weekend. Based off recent fear of imminent danger to my daughter, I have filed and was approved for both the... Read more »
It would depend to some extent on whether there's a court order for custody or not and whether your boyfriend, his father, lives with you. Actually, he's the one who should be asking what he should do. He's the dad - he needs to do the legal legwork. Perhaps he could contact an experienced family...Read more »
It depends on whether he can locate her because he'll have to serve her with custody papers before he'll be able to obtain a court order. Then he'll be at the mercy of the court schedule as to when he can get into court. My understanding is that the Philadelphia courts are very backed up when it...Read more »
They both like to smoke weed. They have only been together 6-7 weeks. She has told our son she is moving in, her son is m out sons new brother, and she is marrying his daddy. The new gf had out sons dad file her son on his income taxes. She is on subs or whatever they are which I know can be good... Read more »
Possibly, but you would probably do well to consult with an experienced family law attorney, even if all you do is have a consultation. The best I can tell, your ex is apparently moving this woman into his residence and you believe she may be a danger to your own child. I note that you say both...Read more »
Yes, either parent can file for child support. Child support in PA is determined by the parent's individual incomes and, in your case, then an adjustment will be made for the shared physical custody. In the end, the calculations strive to even out the incomes, including child support, to the...Read more »
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