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Q: Looking for someone to represent my daughter-in-law in a child custody case.

They live in Tennessee. My son is stationed at Ft. Campbell Tennessee. They have her daughter. However, the father says he filed for custody?

0 Answers | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for West Virginia on
Q: If a child was born in Kentucky and a custody court case was held in kentucky that led to the child’s residence being in

West Virginia primarily. How long before you can transfer that court case to West Virginia?

0 Answers | Asked in Child Custody for New Hampshire on
Q: If child travels to other parents house, and he holds her from coming home, what’s my legal rights?

Parenting plan is: child goes to other parent on agreeable terms. Child resides in NH father is in CA. No exact times in current parenting plan that child needs to be in CA.

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Arizona on
Q: Can my ex husband demand I take a drug test?
0 Answers | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Tennessee on
Q: In Tennessee is temporarily not having running water due to a bad well pump considered child neglect?

Today a dcs case worker came to our residence. Idk who called or why. We were not home and she told our neighbor she was there to do a welfare check for neglect our kids are not neglected and all their needs are met. The only problem we have is the well pump is broke and we are saving for a new... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody for Georgia on
Q: If i have full custody do i have to send our child with my ex for visitation if i think he is not of sound mind mentally

He has visitation rights every other weekend. He struggles with mental health and addiction problems and i feel as if sometimes he is not mentally where he needs to be to watch our daughter. Legally what are my rights as far as having to send her there if he is not acting sane ?

Regina Irene Edwards
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Regina Irene Edwards
answered on Dec 1, 2022

You can file a modification with the Court and the Court can decide if your ex is mentally fit

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Child Support and Child Custody for Louisiana on
Q: Is it hard to prove that you child’s father has a business (second income) if he don’t file taxes for that business?

He have business cards and a Quickbook account he gives customers receipt from. I have a copy of the business receipt that was given to a customer for him replacing his AC unit.

Douglas Lee Bryan
Douglas Lee Bryan
answered on Dec 1, 2022

Any credible evidence can be used to prove income. It's important, however, to make sure that the evidence you have is admissible under the Louisiana Rules of Evidence. You should consult with an attorney familiar with custody and child support cases to make sure you have what you need.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Ohio on
Q: I am graduating high school and entering college at 16. How can I emancipate myself?

Our family resides in Ohio. I plan to go to college in Pennsylvania. I do not believe my parents will give consent for emancipation. I am currently working on opening a bank account and securing a part-time job, and I eventually would like to obtain a debit card. I'm not sure if this would... Read more »

Joseph Jaap
Joseph Jaap
answered on Dec 1, 2022

Parents are legally responsible and make the decisions until a child turns 18. Ohio does not allow a minor to seek emancipation. Emancipation cannot be accomplished by an act of the child alone. Emancipation is generally through the act of the child's parents regarding terminating child... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law, Adoption, Child Custody and Civil Rights for California on
Q: Is there anything I can do to get my kids back? Ages 6 son 5. Both want to be back in my care. TPR And we’re adopted

I have a lot of issues with how my CPS case was handled. I feel like of my rights were violated.

(I was also a foster kids in this county until I was 18) didn’t have a warrant and threatened me to give them my kids or they would come in the middle of the night with a bunch of cops They... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law, Child Custody and Juvenile Law for Nevada on
Q: I'm a minor (16) and my parent wants to move me out of state, can I stay and finish school?

I'm 16 and I'm already half way thru my junior year. My mom is planning on moving across the country soon. However I want to stay and finish school. I have a family friend who is more than willing to let me stay and I have a job. However my mom isn't the type of person to let me stay... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody, Child Support and Family Law for Florida on
Q: What can I do if my ex says she has a child that is mine but never let me meet them and has blocked me?

I was dating a girl and she suddenly broke up with me and there was no communication. After 6 months she contacted me to tell me she was pregnant with my child and I ruined her life and she wanted nothing to do with me. I have tried to get in contact with her to meet my son however she has blocked... Read more »

Rand Scott Lieber
Rand Scott Lieber
answered on Nov 30, 2022

The best way for you to force the issue is to bring a paternity case against her. You would probably need to go to court in Georgia where the child lives. Step one would be to request a DNA test and then go from there. Speak with a local family lawyer for more specific advice.

0 Answers | Asked in Child Custody for Indiana on
Q: Can wife take kids in separation from Indiana to Michigan without husband approval?

Husband was cheating and wife takes care of home and children full time and she needs to move back home to Michigan where her family will support her and help with child care. Both things She does not have in Indiana.

0 Answers | Asked in Child Custody and Child Support for Georgia on
Q: child father is locked up for violating probation and is on child support and in parenting plan is to get child every ot

child father is locked up for violating probation and is on child support and in parenting plan is to get child every other weekend but can’t now due to incarceration again can i go for full legal custody now and him to just have supervised visitation whenever he does get out ?

0 Answers | Asked in Child Custody and Child Support for Georgia on
Q: child legitimized&father is on child support and is to get him every other weekend but he is in jail can i get full cust

child father is locked up for violating probation and is on child support and in parenting plan is to get child every other weekend but can’t now due to incarceration.

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody and Child Support for Georgia on
Q: what is the legal definition of every other weekend

I have custody of my child. her mother gets her every other weekend. my sister gets visitation the 2nd weekend of the month. my child's mother says when the second weekend of the month falls on the mother's weekend it doesn't count as her weekend but when the 2nd weekend of the month... Read more »

Regina Irene Edwards
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Regina Irene Edwards
answered on Nov 30, 2022

Every other weekend is exactly what it sounds like. Numbered weekends are different. In order for an attorney to correctly interpret what your parenting plan says, you should set up a consultation so they can review the plan and give you advice based on what it says.

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody for Washington DC on
Q: How do I get permanent shared custody of my 6 y/o daughter?

Greetings: My 6 y/o daughter's mother and I have temporary shared custody and have been to court three times to make the 50/50 arrangement permanent. Her mother has recently filed a restraining order prohibiting me, the father, from seeing her prior to a court hearing on Dec. 6, 2022. I want... Read more »

Laurence L. Socci
Laurence L. Socci
answered on Nov 30, 2022

I'm not sure there is a question here, but I can tell you, as an attorney who only represents men in custody cases, men often have an uphill battle in DC domestic relations court. I am happy to offer a consultation to you. I can be reached at (202) 262-5843 or laurence.socci@soccilawfirm.com.... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for California on
Q: My ex and I had custody/visitation order in Monterey County but we went back together in Shasta County for 4 yrs but now

She moved out and filed for custody in Shasta County but she didn't do change of venue. Will the new judge be allowed to hear the case if there is a court order established in another county?

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