Hollywood, FL asked in Family Law for Florida

Q: If my ex girlfriend moved to another state and I file for visitation/child support, can the court order her back?

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  • Deltona, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: Not always. You must do this within a limited amount of time. If you wait for more than six months, the new state becomes the home state of the child. Get to an attorney in your area quickly.

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  • Clearwater, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: If not married to her then generally she has the right to move. You need to file your papers with the court asap. Contact my office for free consultation 727-446-7659.

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