Q: I was deceived into signing over the rights of my child by the father, how can I gain the rights back?
A: You can't actually sign your rights away unless there is someone else to take your place, like an adoption by a step-mother. Likely he received sole custody granting you very limited visitation. You can seek a motion to modify to re-establish contact, if the circumstances since the original judgment have changed. Talk to an attorney in the county of the original judgment about seeking a modification.
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