Q: Divorced in Maryland; former wife refusing visitation. Making statements that I am not their parent now.
We have a court signed Settlement Agreement granting "joint legal custody." The order outlines that I have unlimited access and visitation rights to our children. However, the former wife routinely states that "you are not their parent, I am." When I press visitation issues, I am threatened with lengthy court battles, a fight for full custody, and increased child support.
A: File a motion to enforce court order/settlement agreement, and for contempt. Ask further for a set schedule of visitation, or to modify custody to make you the primary custodian since she is not allowing access.
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