If your parenting plan provides that you have your daughter during the summer and your ex-wife is not permitting the visitation to occur, you can file a motion for contempt against her. However, if the parenting plan does not give you parenting time with the chid for the summer, you will need to...Read more »
You are only going to be able to have a relationship with the child to the extent the mother allows you to. There is no avenue for you to obtain legal rights to the child absent a step-parent adoption.
The responding officers make the decision on who, if anyone, to charge when responding to a call. You need to speak to a criminal defense attorney regarding your defense of self defense and how it may affect your case now that you have been charged.
My spouse filed false allegations in her uncontested divorce petition (citing “cruel treatment”), if I write/file a “response” rebutting each false allegation in the petition, can I also sign the settlement agreement that she included with the divorce petition?
I pay child support bi weekly until he graduates since his last day of school is May 22nd And his graduation is may 24th do we go by his actually graduation date or last day of school? Bc that would determine if I need to make the child support payment or not.
There is no required time period for separation prior to the entry of divorce. However, once the divorce is filed, it must be pending for at least 31 days prior to the entry of the final divorce decree.
My ex and I had lawyers agree on a lower child support payment 2 years ago. An agreement was drawn up but never signed by both parties, only I signed it. She never signed it and she did not submit it to the court. Now she is taking me to court for owing thousands in arrears. Am I going to be able... Read more »
You should contact the attorney who drew up the agreement for you. This may be a circumstance where a motion to enforce settlement agreement may be appropriate. The agreement may also provide an argument against whether your failure to pay the previously order support amount is willful.
I have raised my four children for two years on my own with no support. One year ago he started getting them every other weekend. (He walked out and moved in with a girlfriend he cheated with two years ago.) They visit with him where he lives with her.
A court is not likely to give him joint physical custody if there is a significant distance between the parties' residences. Additionally, if he went a two year period without support or visitation with the children, the court will also consider those facts in determining whether he should have...Read more »
There is nothing prohibiting you from paying the support in advance. However, if there is an income deduction order, the order will not be terminated until the child ages out of their entitlement to support so a pre-payment outside of an income deduction order may result in double payment.
Retrieval of your items should have been addressed in the TPO action. If she is still withholding your items and they were not dealt with in the TPO, you can file a civil action against her for recovery. If the Temporary Protective Order provided that you are to be permitted to retrieve your items...Read more »
The pratenal grandmother has adoption but the maternal grandmother has visitation rights and is claiming neglagence on the other party...can anything be changed or done by maternal grandparent or mother
One issue that I anticipate you running into if an adoption has been completed is whether mom's rights, and in turn all of her relatives' rights, have been terminated in that adoption action. You should consult with an attorney to discuss your options if you believe that the child is in danger or...Read more »
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