I currently was approved temporary custody of my son and was awarded the restraining order against his father as well. Only issue is that the area it was filed was correct city but wrong county for that portion of the city. Do I have to re-file for custody? The sheriff's office said the... Read more »
Together and of course live together, we were working on our problems together to make it work. Well last Sunday he decided to put his hands on me again and was arrested. The judge denied bond since he was already on a bond for the first case going to trial still. So he sits in Henry county jail... Read more »
My mom is married to a guy that hit her and was charged with Domestic violence in California. They stayed together but shortly afterwards lost their home in the Paradise CA fire and now live in Florida. My sister once took his guns away when he was suicidal and never reported it. We know he's... Read more »
In November. I have no criminal charges as of currently awaiting to hearing however 60day emergency took place that uplifted and CPs involved with both parties and my daughter on forth worth in which I’m trying to get her back from her dad grandmother which holds no grounds. At this point it’s... Read more »
The emergency removal of a child due to domestic violence is a fact-intensive matter. DFPS clearly has the statutory authority to take such an action and the court clearly has jurisdiction to adjudicate the matter.
You need a family lawyer experienced with CPS cases to advise and assist...Read more »
A person can be charged with domestic violence based on a statement given by a third party who claims to have witnessed the acts. A police officer does not need to personally witness the violence. In fact, it is extremely rare that the police officer personally witnesses the violence. Often, it...Read more »
my ex girlfriend made false allegations of domestic violence so she can try to make me loose my rights for my daughter I was arrested and spent 6 days on county jail. I posted bail and fought my case taking it to trial and was found not guilty she even admitted during the trial it was all a lie... Read more »
My girlfriend was arrested in a domestic violence case in which I and my family were the victims in Oct 2021 (alcohol was involved). She has no prior criminal history. My family and I refused to press charges and will not testify in the case against her. In February 2022 the court issued a... Read more »
So This is a huge story. I am typing this for my boyfriend, but we both are clue less on what to do next. Last year,in January 20th 2022, My boyfriend who is 15 at the time confronts his mother for threatening to beat me (!5 at the time) up..She gets really upset and tells his elder brother to kick... Read more »
We been together for over 20 years now have 3 children did a paternity test online all his. Now he no longer wants to be with me , I have been diagnosed with bi polar manic depression anxiety and agoraphobia. Now he wants me out just me. We are registered domestic partners since 2010.
This is a complex claim wherein I have videos, photos, many text messages. The claim is not only sexual harassment, but some (or many) issues relating to injuries from neglect of property, and contaminated water. If the 7 people living on this property 2 have died this month, one of the deceased... Read more »
My ex-wife has a friend that texted me to “leave the house when i visit” and “don’t be home”. Another text says “I got your address”. We live in an apartment. What legal decisions can I make, should her guests arrive at our doorstep?
During a Civil Trial in which the judge granted my ex an order of protection me, i presented video footage of my ex physically assaulting me. I asked the judge if he would help me seeing as I was in an abusive relationship and he stated this was a civil matter and the state would not do anything to... Read more »
My ex-husband lied about me to the courts and made accusations against me to cps (during a very heated divorce) saying i was using and selling drugs, that i was a prostitute, and that i literally abandoned my son. None of his accusations were proven true or were backed up by any creditable... Read more »
I filed an emergency injunction against my husband due to DV. He retaliated and accused me of extortion (forcing him to sign a post nup after discussing it for months and it was his idea) and battery. These are false allegations. I was arrested and in jail overnight. I’ve never even gotten a... Read more »
Husband and I got into a dispute that involved pushing. No one was injured and my 12 year old daughter was in the room. Now I have a case open with DCP&P and my husband is not allowed back in my home. Seems like a far reach for a fight that wasn’t that serious. We don’t know what to do but... Read more »
The answer really depends on the situation. Generally, I recommend a lawyer be retained because these problems can lead to criminal charges being filed especially if you think they are going to seek a removal of the child from the home. However, the best time to hire a lawyer was as soon as DCCP...Read more »
Domestic Assault is worse than some Felonies, and you should have known that 25 years ago prior to pleading. I assume that conviction is on your NCIC. You may wish to examine the legal weapons you can possess. There are muzzleloaders that can kill an elephant.
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