Miami, FL asked in Child Custody for Florida

Q: How long can you order to have temporary custody by extended family?

My sister had a baby and she spends no longer than 5 hours with the baby and lives and don't come back unitl morning or maybe the following day.

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  • Deltona, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: The answer to this question depends upon many factors. When I do one of these petitions, I usually expect the temporary custody to last for the minority of the child.

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