What is your question? If your question is do you have a cause of action against her, then the answer is no. She has the right to choose to divorce someone. I am so sorry about your brother. A love one's suicide is so hard. Mental illness was the cause of your brother's suicide, not your...Read more »
Me and my wife are pretty civil.. 11 years later we are more friends than lovers.. I sat with her lawyer and we split everything 50/50.. I took on my 20k debt in return for 15k of my wife's 401k.. We already signed are papers and been submitted to courts.. I asked for copies for my records..... Read more »
Two heirs are splitting the mortgage at the estate for nearly 1 year. The executor has drawn up a lease for heir A. Heir A has is an Addict and had significant medical problems. He's financially irresponsible, and is barely mobile unless in wheelchair. Executor and Heir A are attempting to evict... Read more »
My husband has shared custody of his 5 year old son. He is in the Army and has been called away for training for the month. Our question is, is his sons mother allowed to keep him from coming over to our home with me (his step mom) and his baby sister while my husband is with the military? We have... Read more »
What is the case set for? Trial? Hearing on a motion? Without knowing more, it is impossible to answer. I highly recommend that you consult an attorney and ask the court for more time to hire a lawyer.
The child lives with her mom's mom who has temporary custody of her and has had for the last 8 years. Because I asked for a DNA test the grandmother now wants me to pay child support. If the child is mine, do I have to pay child support if I give up my rights?
They were broken junk, old clothes, papers, 1 tv that was my mom’s who passed away and a play station. Most of the things grew mold because they got wet and we threw them out. The tv and PlayStation is with us. Now his ex is telling me that she will take legal action to get the tv, the... Read more »
My 12 year old step son came to our home this weekend with a vape and oil his mother bought him. Personally, I would have disposed of it but my husband had him read the DANGER section and where it says not for anyone under 18. He told him he can't have it here.
My child's mother and I were together for 17 years. When we split up, she went to court for child support. I was not present because I did not get the subpoena. I started noticing money being taken out of my check. Child support office has told me that I am 69,000 dollars behind in support. I have... Read more »
That depends on what the order giving you custody says. It is better to go back to court. Otherwise, if something happens and the court or DCS removes your grandchild from your daughter, they may not give her back to you.
You cannot legally move out without your parents' consent until you turn 18. However, as a practical matter, it may be difficult for law enforcement to find you to take you home before your 18th birthday.
If he has a job, he can be forced to pay child support. He probably cannot be held responsible for working full time if he is still in school since his school attendance is required by law. Did you obtain legal custody of the baby? Because otherwise, your daughter is the legal custodian of the...Read more »
No, not necessarily. The fact that the mom lives with her father may not play a big role in custody. You should consult an attorney to look at all of the facts to advise you regarding your legal options.
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