Bamberg, SC asked in Family Law and Child Custody for South Carolina

Q: Son lives in Connecticut with his mother and he wants to stay with me but his mother isn't allowing this. What can i do

He was born in Columbia, sc and I currently pay child support.

He makes it known verbally that he wanted to come with me.

They have been in Connecticut for the past 5 years possibly.

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1 Lawyer Answer

Cheryl Ann Truesdale

Answered
  • Divorce Lawyer
  • Greenville, SC
  • Licensed in South Carolina

A: Your question doesn't state whether there is a South Carolina court order granting custody to the mother and, if so, whether you still live in the county where the order was issues, and whether the mother ever registered the order in Connecticut. And your questions does not state the age of your son. Those are all important facts to know and discuss with a lawyer in your area.

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