Alma, MI asked in Family Law and Child Custody for North Carolina

Q: Can my sons father be held in contempt of court?

My court order states that I can have twice weekly Facetime visitations from June to November. However, I haven't had a second Facetime visitation for one week every month during the week that I visit my son in North Carolina. So, I have missed one Facetime visitation in June, July and August. Will my son's father have some sort of consequence for withholding visitation?

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Amanda Bowden Houser
Amanda Bowden Houser
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  • Divorce Lawyer
  • Jacksonville, NC
  • Licensed in North Carolina

A: Possibly. It depends on whose fault it is that you missed the scheduled visitation and if it is the father's fault, whether or not he has good cause for the failure to comply. Essentially, the only way for you to find out is for you to file a Motion to Show Cause. Best of luck.

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