Albuquerque, NM asked in Family Law, Child Custody and Child Support for Colorado

Q: Can I move out of (CO) state with my son?

We have joint custody and I have primary custody. Parenting time is switch every 2 weeks. My relocation would be to Texas for better living and because I would be able to buy a house there. Our son is 11turning 12 in May.

2 Lawyer Answers
Sabra M. Janko
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Sabra M. Janko
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  • Divorce Lawyer
  • Colorado Springs, CO
  • Licensed in Colorado

A: You would have to have the other parties cornet or a court order.

John Hyland Barrett III
John Hyland Barrett III
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  • Divorce Lawyer
  • Louisville, CO
  • Licensed in Colorado

A: You will need the consent of the other parent. If s/he does not agree, you will have to file a motion with the court for permission to move with your son. You will need a new parenting plan for this. You should get a lawyer to help you with this situation.

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