Q: Can I take my daughter legally from the father if we have no court order or custody established?
"Legally," there's nothing (yet) preventing you from doing so . . . or from him snatching your daughter from YOU. What's good for the goose is good for the gander. And that's why your best bet is to file a custody action and get a court order outlining who has custody, and when, to prevent these Wild West situations from occurring.
Best of luck to you.
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