Q: Does a father have legal rights to his child if the mother of child passes away?
Her parents wont let father see the child nor answer his calls je eas very much involved in the childs life.
A: Absolutely. In fact, the father is now the custodian. Depending on the facts and circumstances, he can get an order to pick up the child. Lots of issues here but dad may be in the controlling position. The grandparents will probably try to adopt the child or at least get guardianship. Dad needs to speak to an attorney right now. Right now!
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