Answered on Jan 12, 2019
Rahlita D. Thornton's answer Your question is being asked in the Texas section. I’m assuming you used to live in Oklahoma. Texas recognizes common law marriage but you have the burden to prove that you and your partner intended to be married and hold yourselves out as such. In a regular marriage with a license issued the proof is there.
Rahlita D. Thornton's answer I’ll assume the home was purchased after marriage. In that case it is community property regardless of whether your name is on the loan. If you are now pursuing a divorce you can ask that these funds not be used until everything is sorted out. Let us know if you need our help. 888/343-4529 or 888/3434LAW.
Rahlita D. Thornton's answer Please get an attorney as soon as possible to ascertain your legal obligations and duties. You can be responsible for supporting the child if in fact it is your child. You have a right to a DNA test do it. Good luck.
Answered on Jan 10, 2019
Rahlita D. Thornton's answer You've got a lot going on in your case and several questions. I think that since you are not able to afford an attorney look for legal aid organizations or bar associations in your area to assist you. Good luck to you.
Rahlita D. Thornton's answer Don't let that bother you. If the order has not been modified by the court then they can't go back and say you owe more than previously ordered. Go ahead and fight for your visitation rights. We can assist as well 888-3434LAW or 888-343-4529.
Rahlita D. Thornton's answer You should absolutely assert your rights to see your child. Sadly, you'll have to pay an attorney to do so. These attorney fees can be requested in your case if you are able to show that she violated the order for visitation. We handle these assertions by parents often. Let us know if we can help. 888-343-4529 or 888-3434LAW.
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