If the children were born here in Chicago and he then left the state, you may file a petition to establish him as the father of the children in Cook County. You will then need to contact a "Process Server" in the city/town in which he lives (use Google), call them, and then fax/scan/mail a copy of...Read more »
No - the stepmother does not have legal standing to sue the biological mother for child support. In other words, the person attempting to bring the legal action must, in the Court's eyes, have a significant interest or attachment to the subject of the suit/cause of action/claim for child support....Read more »
His mother won't allow me to see him alone when I go there it is in her boyfriend home and with his family. I am CPD Cadet now and won't be able to go see him now but I do want to see him alone on Sept when I am done. To drive there and then to her friends home another hour to see him for a... Read more »
In most cases - no - the court will consider only the parent's income when establishing the individual child support obligation for that parent; it will not take into account how much their fiance/new spouse earns.
My parents and i will be picking and dropping him off since 2012. And i just noticed the order has expired. And he always said he was bein so nice to pick up his son up, and said it my responsibility, he will always threaten me to call the police (me not knowing the order was expired) so he’ll... Read more »
If the court ordered the child to return to live with his father, the child's aunt and/or grandmother do not have any rights to intercede, short of the child being put in danger. In the event the child is endangered, and the aunt/grandmother have some evidence of the endangerment or good reason to...Read more »
She may only name your daughter in the Order of Protection if she has some form of legal guardianship over the minor child, OR if she is a household member with the child and you and the mother are not.
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