A judge can confer with the child at the age of 12 but the judge does not have to honor the child's wishes. The judge determines what the best interest of the child. Father could still get custody even if he only has two bedrooms. It is best to work custody cases out. If you go to...View More
When my son was 2 his dads mom abused him, contact was cut - no cops called & dad agreed. 5 years later noncustodial parent (dad) is brought him back around her. I have a custody order in place, I am primary. His ex wife filed for divorce for full custody due to his inability to care for their... View More
My daughters car was parked and no one was in the car the police came because of somebody who was helping us move they searched the vehicle and they found a iPhone box and it had drugs in it because I had a iPhone they charged me even though my daughter and me both said it wasn’t ours and it was... View More
They must prove you intentionally and knowingly exercised care, custody, control or management of the controlled substance - beyond a reasonable doubt, in order to convict you of possession , you can be charged but you can fight the case if you are not guilty. You did not say why police searched...View More
I'm being accused of assault against my teen stepdaughter. cps has gotten involved and has threatened my ex and my wife about not letting me see or speak to my kids. My ex and I have gotten a judge to approve me having contact with and seeing my teenage son. But my wife wasn't aware of... View More
Sexual abuse is a very serious allegation. Cps will place your kids in foster care if you wife does not comply. Retain a lawyer to refute the false allegations. You may want to take a private pologragh
If you are getting divorce unless you are being awarded the house do not get added to the mortgage . You will be laible for the debt and have a hard time getting another house id your spouse is awarded this house.
Both parents have rights and duties, Both parents have periods of possession. The Childs parent but th eother parent primary residence may be with one gets every thursday over night during school year and 1st3rd and 5th weekends from thursday to monday morning, 30 days in summer and every other...View More
A ad litem should of been appointed to check for all heirs. If the case has not gone to court yet retain a lawyer asap. If it has gone to court and the affidavit states no heirs the property should of not been awarded to anyone,
I'm currently the "Non Custodial Parent", looking to relocate to Kentucky due to lower cost of living (Barely breaking even in Dallas). What modifications might i need to visitation and what is a typical out come to expect? Would it be possible to get over summer visitations,... View More
You get over 100-mile visitation, If it is not part of your court order you need to file a Motion to Modify, Part of it si 42 days in summer every Spring break , One weekend a month and holidays remain the same, ,
The life insurance goes to the beneficiary . Call the life insurance and see who the beneficiaries are . They will give you instruction how to get the money if you have the beneficiary. You will need the death certificate
He got custody because he lied and 3 weeks after the divorce decree was signed he invited me to move back in with him and be 24/7 mommy. He was abusive and I left. We had a big fight and he went after back child support. My attorney was lazy and ended up screwing up my case and didn't want to... View More
You should of went to the AG office when you moved back in the house. If you already paid the child support your case is moot. If you owe arrearage go to the AG and request a hearing to confirm the arrearage
Without investigating a complaint an individual has been arrested. This individual makes bail before the prosecutor take the complaint to the grand jury. Once the prosecutor takes the complaint to the grand jury and obtains an indictment an arrest warrant is issued. When the warrant is executed and... View More
The family civil suit is an adoption/Termination of parental rights. I filled a motion to transfer to move the case from on county to another due to moving and a hearing was set in the county four hours away. I cant go to the hearing and want to just nonsuit the case and restart everything in the... View More
If I am held in contempt and ordered to 180 days in jail on paper when I have my next hearing can that order be changed? I feel behind on child support and was held in contempt today. My next hearing is in 3 months and on paper it says that day I will start my sentence, my lawyer however told me to... View More
I was a witness in a criminal trial for the defense. I went and spoke to law enforcement to advise them of what happened just prior to the alleged crime At the trial the defense attorney asked for a separation of witnesses. I was subpoenaed in the courtroom, forced to leave, and then never called... View More
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