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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Georgia on
Q: What are non custodial rights if custodial refuses by weekly visitation of an adult autistic person.

The autistic adult expressed in professional counseling that they would like by weekly visits, but custodial parent says no, it would cause distraction while in school. Weekend by weekly visitation. The non custodial parent pays for the counseling and Healthcare.

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 13, 2021

If the person is a noncustodial parent you can’t force a visitation on them. You can seem a modification to the custody arrangement and see if he is open to it.

3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Divorce, Family Law and Domestic Violence for Georgia on
Q: My husband is keeping our son from me. He kicked me out. I'm worried. He is an addict and criminal with records of both.

My husband and I are looking to get divorced. I am being told that I am kicked out of the house I have been in with him for 8 years now and that he is not allowing me to take our son. My husband is a very bad person who has been in trouble with the law his entire life. He is an addict meth. He has... Read more »

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 13, 2021

I agree with my colleague. You need to immediately consult with an attorney who can help you with the proper course of action for the divorce. And if you are a victim of crimes you should report it to the police.

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2 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Georgia on
Q: What is the time frame for other parent to oppose relocation? Is it also 30 days or is there no timeframe required.
Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 12, 2021

I agree with my colleague. There is no timeframe for this and it could lead to custody modifications. You should consult with an attorney regarding handling this legally.

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Q: How does Georgia law work in spilttingmartial assets and debts when one is working hard for the family and other is not

My spouse is abusive, he abandoned family for many months in the past, does not contribute towards family. Free ride with mortgage, insurance and all expenses. Recently got a job but has been paying well for his dates with call girls. How does law work in my case? How assets and liabilities are... Read more »

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 8, 2021

Typically speaking, marital assets are those things that were acquired during the course of the marriage. You should consult with an attorney who can review the facts of your case in detail and help you with the proper course of action to address it.

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Q: My gf and me we would like to get married in Florida while we both from Atlanta and live in atlanta ?
Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 1, 2021

You should be able to without any issue. Contact the county clerk where you would like to get married for the information on what you will need to show in order to get a marriage licese.

2 Answers | Asked in Child Custody, Child Support and Family Law for Georgia on
Q: I am needing help with my legitimation case as well as child support case. Both Open cases. Self representing.

I filed for Legitimation and 4 days later child support filed an case. so right now i am currently trying to get them decided on one case instead of two cases but i do not have an child support order already. My question is if we (both parents) have agreed to Joint Physical and Joint Legal Custody... Read more »

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 1, 2021

You should at least consult with an attorney who can review the facts of the case in detail and provide you with guidance. If you feel your child is in danger then that should be addressed immediately.

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3 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Georgia on
Q: married 15 years. built a home during our marriage. Husband put in his kid’s names. If divorce, my legal rights?

Zero mortgage and we live in it. My rights,? As in long term as well as short term?

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 8, 2021

I agree with my colleagues. You should consult with an attorney right away about having your rights on this house restored.

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2 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Georgia on
Q: What can I do if my husband is running a smear campaign of me on Facebook? No divorce is filed.

He cheats and is verbally abusive but is projecting it onto me, like I’m doing those things to make himself look like a victim. Facebook won’t take it down when reported as harassment or bullying.

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 1, 2021

You should at least consult with an attorney who can review the facts of the case in detail and provide you with guidance. If you feel your child is in danger then that should be addressed immediately.

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1 Answer | Asked in Divorce and Family Law for Georgia on
Q: My husband bugged the house and has been watching me because he thinks I am cheating and I am not, is this legal?

I want a divorce because I am tired of him mistreating me. He is emotionally abusive and has been physically abusive in front of our daughter and he has a pending case against him that I tried to get dropped because he kept asking me to. I just want out of this marriage and to move on with my... Read more »

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Sep 27, 2021

You should work with an attorney who can help you with the proper course of action to move forward with the divorce. You may be able to get alimony, as well as child support. Consult with an attorney as soon as you can so this can be addressed.

2 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Georgia on
Q: I have a friend who’s husband tells her 4 months ago he was done and wasn’t coming back. How fast can he make her leave

4 months nothing. He has been paying the house payment and she isn’t on the mortgage. How fast can he evict her. How can she protect t herself if he comes to the house and is being verbally abusive

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Sep 27, 2021

Since they are married he can’t kick her out. The house issue will be addressed during the divorce process. She should consult with an attorney regarding the proper course of action for moving forward with the divorce.

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2 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Georgia on
Q: I have a 4 year old daughter I gave temporary guardianship to my sister I went to probate court to terminate

I have a four year old daughter I gave temporary guardianship to my sister I went to probate court to terminate the guardianship due to my sister not letting me visit my daughter or let my daughter spend the night with me she don’t let me see my daughter at all…..I have a mental health... Read more »

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Sep 27, 2021

We can't know what would happen. You should work with an attorney who can review the facts of the case in detail and provide you with guidance.

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3 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Georgia on
Q: How do I pursue a modification of child support?
Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Sep 27, 2021

You can file for the modification in superior court, but you may be better off working with an attorney who can help you with the proper course of action.

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2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Georgia on
Q: my wife has left our family, she is our sole provider, we have small children, what do i do,

i have police report of abandonment/child neglect, interview with children scheduled for next day or so,

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Sep 24, 2021

You should consult with an attorney who can review the facts of the case and help you with the proper course of action to address it legally.

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1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Georgia on
Q: How do I find a pro bono lawyer for my custody case?!?! CAMDEN COUNTY, GA. I need help!!

I am starting to panic. I have exhausted every option, and I’m running out of time! My lawyer quit at the same time that my dad was in ICU for almost a month, I had a baby, my Aunt was hospitalized with COVID, my baby sister got married.... it was all so much at once.

My ex and I came to... Read more »

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Sep 22, 2021

I’m sorry to hear you are going through a rough time. You can try contacting Legal Aid to see if you qualify for their assistance. Additionally, you can call the state bar to inquire about any pro bono attorneys in your area. Plus, most attorneys do take credit cards, which may make it easier for... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody and Divorce for Georgia on
Q: how can I file for emergency temporary custody to protect my children?
Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Sep 21, 2021

An attorney can help you right away with the process.

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Child Support for Georgia on
Q: Are all children considered when an amount for child support is decided or just the child in the case?

I have 6 children. I'm on child support for only one of them due to the mother lying to me about closing the case before the court date. I provide for all children and with this one child support case it's taking away from me providing for my other children as I used to. Does the fact... Read more »

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Sep 21, 2021

Some of the children may be considered when determining the amount you will have to pay, but it depends on the factors regarding the situation with each child. You may want to consult with an attorney can assist you.

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2 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning and Probate for Georgia on
Q: My mother passed away my younger sister is executor. Dod she have the right to take mom's car? Divide everything.

My baby brother needs a vehicle. He asked my sister about moms car. And she said $1000. Is this correct.

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Sep 21, 2021

I agree with my colleague. She left a will and it will need to be followed according to the law

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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Georgia on
Q: If the petitioner of a child custody case in Georgia lied in the petition, can the other parent request the petition be
Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Sep 17, 2021

Be what? I don’t see the rest of your question. You may want to re-post it or consult with an attorney who can review your case in detail and provide you with guidance.

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Georgia on
Q: I know that if one person got everything and an attorney/ can’t I get alimony

We’ve been divorced forever and lived together even during our divorce. Now it’s been 19 years. He cheated. He has a girlfriend. We were living together as husband and wife. Can I take him to court for alimony?

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Sep 13, 2021

No, it sounds like you were divorced long ago, so you are not eligible for alimony at this point.

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3 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Georgia on
Q: How do I win my custody case without having a lawyer?!

Temporary custody order is 50/50 with each of us having 3.5 days each week. My ex has a lawyer and is asking for full custody saying that I am an unfit parent. I haven’t been perfect, but I am far from unfit. I accidentally got pregnant shortly after our separation by an old friend. He has a... Read more »

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Sep 13, 2021

You would be in a better position to present your case if you were working with an attorney. At the very least you should consult with one about the facts of your case so you can get guidance on how to move forward.

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