Q: Aunt has custody hearing. Judge dismisses w/prejudice because of foster care pending fg matter for adoption. What to do
What further action can aunt take before this fg matter. Does she have a chance in appeals process?
Thank you for your question. I know how worried you must be about the custody and adoption hearing.
The short answer is that you should immediately contact an experienced family law lawyer. Interested parties have the right to petition the court in the “FG” or guardianship hearing to have their custody case heard before the Court. There are however strict deadlines and procedures for having your case heard before the Court. It is important to protect your interests and have an experienced family law lawyer advocate for your interests and ensure that both you and the child’s interests are protected.
I hope this information was helpful to you.
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