Q: I have permanent custody (guardianship) of my three grands (Georgia). Am I allowed to relocate out of the country?
My daughter, not married to either father, was wild as a teen. She dropped 2 kids off to me we they were born. I retained custody of the last one about 4 years ago. I obtained guardianship until 18 for each of them.
A: YOU WILL NEED PERMISSION FROM THE COURT TO DO THIS. AS AN ALTERNATIVE, YOU MIGHT WANT TO MEET WITH AN ADOPTION ATTORNEY WHO COULD DISCUSS THE PROS AND CONS OF ADOPTING THE CHILDREN. GEERALALY SPEAKING, IF YOU ADOPT THEM, YOU WOULD NOT NEED ANYONE'S PERMISSION TO MOVE THEM WHEREVER YOU WANTED.
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