My girlfriend is 17 will be 18 in march 2023 living in arkansas with her dad and is wanting to move out but her grandma has custody of her and her grandma lives in texas how should she handle this? Her dad and his mom say that me and her will get arrested if she leaves before she's 18 is that true?
What if other kids were encouraging the behavior while standing around recording the incident and then posting it on social media? Is this considered harassment or bullying, or does it fall under some other category. Also what if the child has a 504 plan in place for a disability?
Not exactly sure what kind of custody I have but his mother gets supervised visitation (which she does not take) and pays child support. Dad gets no visits but is being sought after for child support. He will be 15 in December. I have had custody since April 2021.
The state has taken them away from him. The mother is unable to take care of them. They don't want to go live with the paternal grandparents, who live in another state. Is there anything that she can do? She has grown up before her age and wants to raise her siblings herself.
Child custody case has been going on since March. I have did everything to prove myself fit and I'm the mother who is fighting my sister whom has guardianship order. Guardianship was granted because i was never severed with a court date and it has been said that i just couldn't be located... Read more »
If a transgender sixteen-year-old has an official diagnosis of Gender Dysphoria from a mental health clinic, and their life is being potentially endangered by them not having access to hormone therapy due to transphobia in the family, are they able to in any way legally obtain hormone therapy... Read more »
My intentions with the car was to drive around, and eventually crash it in an attempt to commit suicide. I had a THC vape in my possession at the time as well. This took place in my hometown Lincoln, Nebraska.
My step-dad is very verbally, emotionally, and mentally abusive and sometimes i just need to get away for a few hours. Every time i say i want to leave, he threatens to call the cops and report me as a runaway even though i state that i will be back. My friend is 19 and i am 17, turning 18 in 3... Read more »
The gun had no bullets in the chamber it was in my waistline and I only brought it because some people were threatening my life nights before and told me they'd kill me at the street fair where I was found with the gun, I only brought it because I was going to defend myself if they tried to... Read more »
I’m in a very difficult spot to say the least and have not been doing good mentally, I’ve had to purchase my own food, clothes, and other belongings, I am not covered with medical insurance under my parents, and many other things, it would be a lot better for me and my mental well being to move... Read more »
Speak with a local appellate attorney to see if you've exhausted you appellate rights. [I litigate cases. Anything posted here must not be construed as legal advice, nor as grounds for forming an attorney-client relationship. You should seek an attorney for formal legal advice and representation.]
The father has been in prison since the child was 10 months old. Child is now 5. We don't not want him around child when he is released from prison. They were never married and he has not been a part of her life since she was a month old. He is a very dangerous person. How can we legally make... Read more »
If he never went to court to establish parental rights, he doesn't have any. If you want to be sure, or preempt his attempt to establish such rights, you file a private custody action in juvenile court seeking to terminate his rights.
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