Q: Absent parent have messaged me about signing over their rights to child for almost 10 years.
Is this enough for a judge to give active parent full custody. But absent parent comes back around saying they want to be a man active parent after always stating that they want to give up their rights. Also absent parent send threats of calling CPS out of spite.
A: It depends what has happened over the 10 years. If the parent, despite asking to give up rights, has consistently exercised parenting time and paid support, then termination is not likely. If the parent has been absent for that period of time sole custody is an option.
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