Q: Should I do my divorce separately from my childs father's rights
A: I am not exactly sure what you mean by "divorce separately from my childs [sic] father's rights." If you are married to the child's father and seeking to divorce him, then the child's father will have to be a party to the divorce action and child custody will be handled in the divorce proceedings. However, if you are not married to the child's father and are seeking to divorce another person, then child custody, regarding children with the non-marital father, would be handled in a separate custody hearing, which either parent could initiate.
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