My custody order is my son(age 7) gets alternate weekends with his dad. He gets picked up on Friday from school and I pick him up from his dad’s place on Sunday at 6pm. My problem is that his dad lives in 1 bed apartment. He has a wife and she has 3 kids. She has 2 girls(age 3 & 10) and 1... View More
The short answer is yes, a judge can make that order. However, you would need to present more than you have here to convince most judges to make that order. The child's health, safety, and/or welfare must be at risk. Arguable, so many people in such a small place could fit that criteria. But...View More
My ex is supposed to see my son every other weekend but will disappear for up to 8 months at a time and then out of no where he will call and tell me I need to meet him and give him my son (as it says in the court order) or he'll make a police report saying that i'm not complying with the... View More
I agree with Ms. Waxman, the court order is enforceable until it is modified. The Request for Order (FL-300) would need a legal reason stated for the request to modify. It is absolutely not in the best interest of your child's health, safety, and welfare for his father to come and go...View More
A finance Co took me to court, judgement was set on their favor. but court is unaware that falsified documents where used against me. now collection co is attemting to levy my bank account. Can i fight it n submit proof to judge of fraud. ?
You would need to submit a motion to vacate the judgment. However, there are statutory time periods that would prevent you from doing so long after the judgment was entered. Generally, you have to act fairly quickly after discovering the forged documents.
I also have a restraining order on her, she also was released from jail 3 days ago for DUI child endangerment. Cops said she was past out in the middle of a Residential neighborhood who it a gal of vodka half gone. I think I should get full custody
Custody is a tricky beast in California. The courts have a public policy to make order for a minor to maintain "frequent and constant contact with both parents." This can sometimes mean that even parents who you personally feel should not have their kids, will end up with custody. One...View More
I was contacted by the district attorney welfare division via phone today. THey have asked to me to send them a copy of the lease agreement for one of our rental properties. What is my legal obligation to my tenant and to the DA? Can I supply the rental agreement to them legally? Do I need to let... View More
I called the police for domestic violence but when they came he was no longer here they gave me only a list of domestic violence agencies and a report number to put a restraining order but I never went... my question is that he has not been arrested and I have heard that he has walk by police... View More
If no criminal protective order was issued when the police came the first time, then you may need to take steps on your own to secure one. Merely calling the police for domestic violence does not automatically create a protection to you. The next step would be to go to your local court and apply...View More
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