Bonaire, GA asked in Divorce and Child Custody for Georgia

Q: My daughter is 15 and lives in PA, she feels unsafe at her mom's. Her mom said she can leave. What happens if she does

Her mother has told her she can come live with me in GA on numerous occasions, but will not say that to me or provide it in writing. What can I legally do? What happens if my daughter comes here. My daughter has a history or suicide attempts. If she says she needs to leave, I can't ignore it

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Regina Irene Edwards

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  • Divorce Lawyer
  • Lawrenceville, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: You need to consult with an attorney in Pennsylvania.

Homer P Jordan IV agrees with this answer

Homer P Jordan IV

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  • Divorce Lawyer
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: You do need to contact an attorney in Pennsylvania and get it legally changed to protect yourself going forward. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

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