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Q: My daughter's father was incarcerated for almost 2 years for child abuse of his other child. Can he get custody?

He was convicted on 3 different occasions in a span of 4 years. Each offense was against his older child (not mine). His rights to his other child were terminated while he was incarcerated. Is he able to get custody/visitation of my daughter? Or is it possible to have his rights to my daughter... Read more »

Richard Ian Conner
Richard Ian Conner answered on Dec 21, 2020

Look to Illinois statute 750 ILCS 5/603.10 for guidance. Illinois allows court's to put restrictions on parental responsibilities, including parenting time and decision-making responsibilities.

Unfortunately, if you do not have a case filed with your local circuit court, then you...
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