Q: If I have joint physical and legal custody of my son, do I need written consent to travel with him to another state?
His mother gave me the okay via text message several months ago. As we get closer to the date of travel, she states that she does not want him traveling.
A: Review your Decree or an Order from the custody or divorce case to determine the out of state travel requirements. If you do not have an order or decree then assuming the travel was on your time, and you notified the other parent with an itinerary and contact information then you have done what need to do to travel out of the state. Note, the travel can not be for relocation purposes.
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