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2 Answers | Asked in Divorce, Family Law and Child Custody for Colorado on
Q: Can my daughter's father prevent me from going to nursing school and getting my BSN?

My daughter's father and I have 50/50 joint custody. I will get my associates in April in pre nursing. I told him I'm applying to schools right now for my BSN. In order to get my BSN, I need to travel to complete clinicals out of state as there are no local clinical locations. I asked if... View More

Paul Morgan Gaide
Paul Morgan Gaide
answered on Dec 29, 2023

There are many more factors which must be considered to answer your question. I encourage you to contact a family law attorney.

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2 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Colorado on
Q: 50-50 custody, ex just packed up our 12-yr-old's belongings and told me to come pick her up, which I did. Do I need to

File for change of parental responsibility? On arrival, I recorded our conversation for proof that this is his decision.

Paul Morgan Gaide
Paul Morgan Gaide
answered on Aug 24, 2022

If your child's father is certain that he wants a long term change in parenting time, and the same is in the best interest of your child, the least expensive and quickest manner to achieve a Court's recognition of the change is to enter into a Stipulation to Modify Parenting Plan and... View More

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2 Answers | Asked in Child Custody for Colorado on
Q: Can I potentially fight for more custody given what was in the CFI report ?

filed an allocation or parental responsibility case in 2019 I was offering 50/50. The other party has had an attorney and a year later he decided he wanted to request a cfi under false accusations and to slander me. During the investigation i took a hair follicle test as the other party was... View More

Paul Morgan Gaide
Paul Morgan Gaide
answered on Feb 19, 2021

Dear Denver:

You can use the CFI report to support your positions. The critical point which the Court will be seeking to determine is whether the conduct of either party negatively impacts the child(ren) at issue, and if so, how to best deal with such conduct.

Paul M. Gaide, Esquire

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Q: Married in Colorado. I bought house before we were married it's in my name. IAM the only one that works.

Question can I lose my home in divorce since I bought home before we married home is in my name only

Paul Morgan Gaide
Paul Morgan Gaide
answered on Jan 17, 2020

Generally speaking, in a dissolution of marriage case in Colorado, the Court must determine if assets are "property," and if "property," the Court must then determine if the property is "separate" or "marital," before allocating "marital" property... View More

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2 Answers | Asked in Family Law, Child Custody and Child Support for Colorado on
Q: Do you have to disclose all credit cards on sworn financial statements?

On a sworn financial statement, do you need to disclose the credit card being used to pay your attorney fees if requesting the other party repay your fees? And if the others party shows negative income on their sworn financial statement.

And if an activity falls on one parties visitation... View More

Paul Morgan Gaide
Paul Morgan Gaide
answered on Jul 25, 2019

All debts must be disclosed.

Whether the other party has "negative income" may or may not be relevant to whether you will be able to obtain an order for attorney fees. The Court will take all factors into consideration, including, without limitation, the division of assets and...
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2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Colorado on
Q: I want to move back into my premarital house my husband is not on. We have a house, what is my financial responsibility?
Paul Morgan Gaide
Paul Morgan Gaide
answered on Jun 18, 2019

Dear Poster:

It is impossible to answer your question without additional information.

Respectfully, the number of questions which competent counsel should ask of you are not conducive to this forum.

I recommend that you contact counsel of your choosing and discuss the matter.

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