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Q: 2 parents die. Children are in that state. Can grandparent from another state take custody and leave the state.

The state is Alabama. Out of State Grandparents arrive in Alabama for the children whose mother is on hospice. The mother passed away and the out of state grandparent take physical custody while still in the state. These grandparent wish to take the children back to their home state to raise the... Read more »

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Q: My wife and I are separated and she won't let me see our 2 children but she still expects me to buy everything they need

I want to be able to see my kids on the weekends, or take them completely

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Q: Legal guardian missing divorced parent wants to take minor children out of county according to the divorce she cannot do

Legal guardian been missing for three days other parent wants to take minor children out of the county minor children were left with grandmother what can we do what what do we do to keep her from taking the children We have a copy of the divorce saying she is not allowed to take them out of the... Read more »

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Q: Can I stop my child from being around someone who is friends with my ex?

My ex husband cheated on me with a friend of his multiple times and when we divorced I told him I was not comfortable with my child being around the friend. Is there anyway I can stop him from allowing my child to be around this woman.

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Q: What is most important laws & statues to know, going against DHR pro se? 1st court date, all papers signed under duress

My husband of almost 10yrs was raping my 12 year old intellectually disabled daughter for 8-10mos. As soon as, I thought something was off, I filed a police report & moved out that same weekend. The truth did not come out until over two months later. By this time, I had been staying with a... Read more »

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Q: Contempt of court?

Court order states "unless otherwise set out here in, all visitation will be accomplished by the non custodial parent picking up the child at the residence of the custodial parent or school if visitation begins at the end of the school day or such other reasonable place as the parties may... Read more »

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Q: Can a 14 year old legally keep her baby in Alabama

My cousin (14) gave birth to her son and two days after dhr put him in my uncle's care (I don't know if it's temporary or permanent) I would like to know what legal action she can take to get her son back and what legal rights dhr may have to take her son away. The baby is no where... Read more »

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Q: If I agree to everything in my custody case do I need to call the opposite lawyer or go to court and bring it up

I’m representing myself and I don’t have the money to pay for a lawyer so I plan to agree to my child’s mothers request. I filed 50/50 she filed full custody and then revoked it and filed 50/50. Now we have a hearing on sept 9 and I plan to agree to her terms I just need to know if I need to... Read more »

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Q: Can they keep my kids away from me

I left my boyfriend 4 months ago cause of domestic reason. We have 3 kids together. We were living in Jackson Al when this happened. He left and went to fort Payne Alabama with the kids . He hasn't let me get them or see them since and I've tried.. well now he's locked up in Cherokee... Read more »

Mr. James Parrish Coleman
Mr. James Parrish Coleman
answered on Jun 10, 2022

You have a hot mess here. You have to get into Court on this and file an action to establish paternity and custody. He is violent and you have been to jail for drug use. Find a lawyer you practices in your County and get this before a judge... the sooner the better.

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Q: Should I file a missing person report and put up fliers around town on behalf my 10 yr son?

I have a pending petition for visitation of my 9 year old son in Jefferson Co. We first served his mother at a known address. After she responded once, the letters are now being returned to the post office. His mother has refused to disclose her new address to family court and the Honorable judge... Read more »

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Q: Im ordered to pay child support to my kids grandmother, but they have never lived with her. Is it legal?

She gained temporary custody in 2010, but they have never lived with her. They were with their father and kept away from me. He passed away in July and now they live with me. She’s used them for benefits for child support, welfare assistance and food stamps be because of the custody order and... Read more »

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Q: I am 18, in highschool graduating in May, I turn 19 in July. Can I move in with my sister to finish highschool without

My parents permission? Ive wanted to move out for years due to the way my mother has treated me. My siblings all got out as quick as they could because of the way she treats us. She is unfit to raise any child and the only reason i never moved out sooner is because the legal process would be long... Read more »

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Q: Divorced Child support/family court:

I'm divorced and my decree states we both agreed no child support we have joint custody of said child. I get my child 50% of the time every week. I pay for health insurance, I pay rent etc. where I live, I put food on the table, my child has their own room and bathroom, I buy my child's... Read more »

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