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1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Georgia on
Q: As executor of an estate, am I required to produce inheritance records for an alimony court case if subpoenaed?
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Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 28, 2020

Anytime you are subpoenaed you have to produce what they are asking for. If you have to go to court you may want to work with an attorney to ensure your interests are being taken into consideration. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Georgia on
Q: does the custody, visitation, and support need to be in divorce papers if neither party has custody at the moment?

my son is filing for divorce by filling out forms online to be prepared by a legal aide. The questioner ask about dependant children. However, the child is currently in the custody of the state as the department of children and family services removed him from the home. Do I need to include an... Read more »

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Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 28, 2020

Will you have custody of the child again? Or will the state be retaining custody? Without knowing the specifics of your case it’s difficult to provide you with guidance. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Georgia on
Q: Can someone keep me from seeing or talking to my child. Guardianship was signed, nothing said that i cant have contact

My son was hit by a vehicle. Since then i have maybe seen him twice. She tricked me into signing temporary guardianship. She is denying me phone conversations and visits. No legal reason. She is in contempt of court in another county for my other son.

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 27, 2020

I agree with my colleague, it sounds like you need to terminate the temporary guardianship. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558

2 Answers | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Georgia on
Q: Dropping a temporary guardianship and child is in another state. I want her to stay. Can her dad be charged with kidnapp

I am dropping a temporary guardianship my sister has in ga. I have legal custody by the state of California and still get child support. My daughter is currently in Arizona visiting her dad and grandparents, I want her to stay there until I have this dropped. My sister will contest it , I have no... Read more »

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Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 27, 2020

Providing you are her custodial parent then you can make that decision. You may want to consult with an attorney for further clarification on the specifics of your case. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558

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Q: My husband and I can’t agree who to name on our parenting plan to make the final decision in a dispute who can we put?
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Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 27, 2020

That’s something that will be decided between the two of you. One of you have to be named, so make the decision. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Domestic Violence and Family Law for Georgia on
Q: I am an 18 yr old female who was charged with family violence and battery. What’s going to happen at court?

The situation I was involved in was a complete mistake. I had just gotten out of the mental hospital 2 days prior to the incident for an attempted suicide. I was in a state of psychosis. What will happen to me on my court date? What should I do and or prepare for?

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 28, 2020

We would not be able to tell you what is going to happen to your case once you go to court. You should consult with an attorney who can review the facts of your case in detail and then provide you with guidance. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558

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Q: Can someone keep me from seeing or talking to my son

When my son was struck by a vehicle, my ex step mom tricked me into signing temporary guardianship. Since then i have maybe seen him twice. She is denying me phone conversations and visits. She is in contempt of court in another county for my other son. The paperwork does not say that i can not... Read more »

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 27, 2020

I agree with my colleague, it sounds like you need to terminate the temporary guardianship. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558

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Q: what do i fill out to get a man off my child birth certificate we have a dna test that shows he is not the father and

and a paper from CA court stamped with seal saying he wants to be removed

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 23, 2020

You can work with an attorney to have this rectified. You will need to file to make a birth certificate amendment. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558

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Q: a quit claim deed was filed in georgia 2013 from a divorce

If the spouse that has ownership refuses to refinance to remove the other parties name, what can be done? Also in 2014 the ownership added another person to a separate quit claim deed but not mortgage. What do i do to remove myself from financial responsibilities.

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 23, 2020

I agree with my colleague. The answer is going to be unique to your case and in what your divorce decree says in regard to the matter. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558

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2 Answers | Asked in Divorce and Child Custody for Georgia on
Q: Could someone assist with parenting plan wording / out of state travel?

Parenting plan reads "notify other parent of out of state travel fifteen days prior unless emergency or spontaneous road trip”. I haven’t even confirmed the trip but informed the other parent that I’m considering traveling and it is currently eight days out. Is there a timeframe for... Read more »

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Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 24, 2020

If your parenting plan says you have to give 15 days notification and there is no clause for spontaneous travel, then you would need to give the 15 days notice. If it’s not possible you may want to speak to the other parent about it and work it out amicably. Without seeing your parenting plan we... Read more »

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Q: If dfacs cant provide the services or visitation during the covid 19 pandemic , does this give me the right to petition
Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 16, 2020

We would need to know more about your case in order to provide you with guidance. What services are you referring to? -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Georgia on
Q: Can a mom demand a dad bring the chd back from vacation on a verbal agreement

Dad asked that his weekend be swapped to the week days to take him and now has decided to stay longer and child has prior engagements

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 16, 2020

I agree with my colleague. If there is an order in place it needs to be followed or you could be in contempt. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558

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Q: If habitually late with alimony payments (made by the end of the month), could garnishment of wages be a remedy?

What’s the purpose of including actual dates of when alimony payments are due and the end of the grace period in divorce decree’s? Payment’s, like bills, are usually due the first of every month and are usually late by the middle of every month. Why include specifics, allowing recipient’s... Read more »

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Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 15, 2020

I agree with my colleague, if the person is always late and it’s causing problems for you then a judge may agree to a garnishment. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558

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3 Answers | Asked in Child Support, Divorce and Family Law for Georgia on
Q: I was married in GA when my son was born, but now divorced and want to confirm paternity. How can I do this?

My ex wife filed for divorce from me while I was incarcerated and won. I’ve always questioned his paternity based on her infidelity, but I know he needs a good dad. Now I’m remarried and my ex is making my life hell. She won’t allow me to see him, but receives child support. I don’t know... Read more »

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 15, 2020

I agree with my colleagues. You can have paternity confirmed through a legitimation process. You should contact an attorney to help you with the process. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558

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3 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Civil Rights for Georgia on
Q: What can I do to legally move out at the age of 17?

Im trying to move out due to personal reasons, and in pretty sure u can move out at 17 but idk what all i have to do

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 15, 2020

Until you are 18 you can’t make that decision for yourself. You will have to wait until you are 18. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558

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3 Answers | Asked in Family Law, Child Custody and Juvenile Law for Georgia on
Q: Can my rights be terminated if I have completed my case plan. I am the child's mother
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Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 15, 2020

We would need to know the details of your case in order to provide you specific guidance. You may want to consult with an attorney who can review the facts of your case in detail and provide you with direction. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558

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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Child Custody and Child Support for Georgia on
Q: I signed a temporary guardianship for my sister to have my daughter , it's been over 6 months. Is it terminated?

I want to cancel it without her permission. She is lying and being deceitful saying I signed my rights but the paper is temporary guardianship and I want my daughter back. I think she tried to file for child support when I already have an open case and seemed custodial parent in another state. What... Read more »

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 14, 2020

You do have the right to end the temporary guardianship and get your child back. You should consult with an attorney who can review the facts of your case in detail and help you plan the proper course of action to address the situation. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Georgia on
Q: Can a husband legally come and take the children from the mother if he hasn’t been there in 7 months

My daughter kicked her husband out of the home back in December due to violence I’m the sole care taker of my daughter and kids this man does not pay support or help with any thing these children he drinks and does drugs doesn’t have a home or job he calls her daily making threats he will have... Read more »

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 14, 2020

Until she divorces him, he has equal rights to the children. So he can come and take them, just as she can take them. It would be wise of her to consult with an attorney about her options to move forward with a divorce if that is the direction she wants to go in. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq.... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Georgia on
Q: Can a husband legally come take the kids from home if he hasn’t been in 7 months
Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 14, 2020

Duplicate question... Until she divorces him, he has equal rights to the children. So he can come and take them, just as she can take them. It would be wise of her to consult with an attorney about her options to move forward with a divorce if that is the direction she wants to go in. -Homer P.... Read more »

3 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Georgia on
Q: If my wife owns our house that I built, can she demand me to leave if she wants?

She also provides the health insurance. Can she terminate me on her policy if she decides to?

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Jul 14, 2020

I agree with my colleagues. The house is going to be considered marital asset, so you have the right to be there. If you sue for divorce at this time, she will not be able to remove you from the insurance until it is final. You should consult with an attorney who can help you with your case. -Homer... Read more »

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