Q: How would I go about getting my children back from protective custody housing system?
Their mother took them into a battered women's shelter, but I have custody of them.
A: Thank you for your question. Additional information is required to provide you guidance in this matter. The attorney would need to review prior court orders and determine the appropriate next steps. If you are legally granted custody by way of court order and there are no subsequent orders, the attorney needs to discuss the possibility of a motion to enforce that order. You might want to speak to one.
A: You need to meet with an experienced divorce and family law attorney. This is not an issue that you should attempt to handle on your own. If you file an application with the court and lose, you cannot then simply decide to then hire a lawyer to refile the application correctly.
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