Pine Bluff, AR asked in Child Custody for Arkansas

Q: Can I file emergency custody in a different state then where my kids live

Ex filed divorce and custody got temporary custody on lies he told on me and his lying to our kids about me his getting our kids to hare me and pushing away from me we live in 2 different state I have proof of his lies can I file for emergency custody from the state I live in

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Stewart Whaley

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  • North Little Rock, AR
  • Licensed in Arkansas

A: You probably need to file in the state that granted temporary custody. Talk with a family lawyer about specific facts that might impact what you do next.

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