I recently had a judge grant me a paternity test (at my expense) for my ex’s legitimatization case. I wasn’t given any paperwork when I was at court, and am not sure my next steps. The testing site must be one that can be used in a court. Do I need to just find a testing site, get us (my son... View More
I would make sure I have the Judge sign the Order granting the Paternity test. Otherwise, the other side may not show up for testing. At least with an order there’s something that requires them to comply. Also, get an Attorney. I always advise that, but especially if the other party has an Attorney.
I served my spouse with divorce papers over 60 days ago and she did not file an answer nor did she complete the parenting class. The court clerk told me that I could file a motion for pleadings but the judge denied it because my spouse did not file the parenting class certificate. Do I need to file... View More
Adultery is still illegal in the State of Georgia and can be prosecuted as a criminal offense although we rarely see it prosecuted. Please contact an Attorney about getting a Divorce. Adultery is also grounds for Divorce.
My ex has custodial and I have non custodial we have joint custody but my son says he doesn’t want to live over there any longer he is only 12 we live in ga and I don’t know what to do can i go back to court.
Yes. You can add to a parenting plan that neither parent disparages the other before or to the child. This is common language in a parenting plan, but without the language this should not be happening.
We live in a safe environment and he is well taken care of. They just want control of me also and do not even want me to leave the house. They also threaten to kick me out on a regular basis and threaten to take my son because they have money.
You have sole custody and not them. Unless you’re not telling us something, based on your facts you would retain custody. I would recommend you finding a stable environment where you don’t have to be threatened to be kicked out everyday. If there are facts that you’re leaving out the answer...View More
Once your child graduates high school or turns 18, whichever happens last, you can stop paying child support if there are no other children under the same child support order. Otherwise, you will need to file a modification if your Order did not account for the older child graduating (a step down...View More
Our divorce was finalized in 2011 and I have requested for an emergency change in custody due to his mental state and the kids being scared of him. Wondering if the custody agreement in place was even able to happen since I had them all before we got married. We were not even married 1 year... View More
If you married the Father subsequent to the children being born and the children are his biological children then yes. The children were legitimated by the subsequent marriage. If you are needing assistance modifying the visitation from the Divorce Decree, please don't hesitate to contact an...View More
You definitely should retain Counsel if you are wanting to file for a Divorce or if you believe your Husband will file for a Divorce. Once the Divorce word is presented in a marriage, that is a red flag to begin preparing, because despite what your spouse is stating to you, he may be preparing and...View More
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