What is the legal question for us? I don't know what the question is that you are asking. Maybe you could re-write it so that the question is clear so that we can provide you with feedback. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com
Child's father has allowed his mother to pick up, keep, and return the child on every Thursday dinner visit he's had, which is over a year now. He is now stating that he wants his mother to pick her up from school on those Thursday's. The paperwork says he has her from the time school lets out... Read more »
I agree with my colleague, unless she (the child's grandmother) is a danger to the child then there shouldn't be an issue with her picking the child up on those days. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com
My bf’s child’s mother is seeking TANF, which is seeking to put him on child support. She has a medical condition that CAN prevent her from working, but she can still work, she just doesn’t want to. She admitted (via text message) that she doesn't want him involved with his baby but keeps... Read more »
You should consult with an attorney regarding legitimization. He doesn't have to have her permission to seek legitimation, and he won't have any legal rights to the child until he has legitimized. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com
MY HUSBAND IS INCARCERATED IN ROCKDALE COUNTY JAIL FOR 2ND DEGREE BATTERY. THIS IS HIS 4 FAMILY DOMESTIC. THEY DID NOT GIVE HIM A BOND AND SAID IT COULD BE 6 MONTHS BEFORE HE WENT UP FOR BOND AGAIN UNLESS HE HAD AN ATTORNEY REQUESTING A BOND HEARING. PLEASE HELP
I agree with my colleague, your son has the right to allow this, so you should speak with him about it and let him know what you would like to happen. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com
Does the father have legal rights to the child? Was he married to the mother or has he legitimized the child? If not, then he has no legal say about where the child lives, that would be up to the mother. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com
I'm not sure your question here is clear, which is why you haven't gotten responses to it. You may want to re-post with clarity so that people can respond to the question. Thank you. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com
We would need to know the details of your case in order to provide an accurate response. You should consult with an attorney who can review the facts of your case in detail and provide you with the options. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com
Do you have a court order giving you joint custody? If that is the case, she would be in contempt. You should consult with an attorney who can help you legally address this situation.-Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com
Father never legitimated, but paternity was established via a signed paternity affidavit from both parents. In addition, child support enforcement also generated a paternity establishment via their administrative court proceedings. I have lived in Ga with child over 6 years. Neither parent lives in... Read more »
I agree with my colleagues, you can file for custody. You should consult with an attorney for guidance and to ensure everything is properly handled. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com
I agree with my colleagues, you are going to need more than just those two items. You should consult with an attorney who can help you plan the proper course of action. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com
This person has been texting me on Facebook messenger for several weeks. I have asked them to leave me alone and it has not stopped. This person is also reaching out to my spouse with the intentions on creating havoc in our household. She calls his job, text his phone, and also reaching out to... Read more »
My colleague is correct, you can block that person on Facebook and they will not be able to contact you through there at all. Just go to their page and from the drop down menu on their personal page you can click to "block" the person. If the person continues to contact you unwanted and your...Read more »
I filed for child support in October 2018, in Georgia. They lost the DNA test, I had to take him back again, prolonging the process.....and they are just now finalizing it, IN JULY, I haven’t received any payments... Read more »
You should be working with an attorney on this so that it is handled correctly and promptly. You should consult with an attorney who can help you going forward. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com
I exited custody aged out and he exited to his fathers foster parents I just want to get him home. Or at least to ither my mom or my husbands foster parents. His father moved out and left him behind. I want him with me or actual family that I can be able to see him more often.
You should consult with an attorney who can review the facts of your case and help you plan the proper course of action. Not knowing the details of your case it is difficult to provide you with direction. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com
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