Tallahassee, FL asked in Family Law for Florida

Q: Is it possible for a grandparent to get weekend visitation? Not sure if it's our grandchild to begin with. No DNA done.

Son signed birth certificate to a woman who has multiple children. She is very hostile. No one did a DNA test. Would like to be involved if it is our grandchild. Do we have any rights to find out? Is there a way to get visitation a day or two a month?

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A: Grandparents have very limited rights. The parents have constitutionally recognized rights too choose whom they may wish their children to associate with including grandparents. So it is very unlikely a grandparent could get weekend visitation rights.

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