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Q: Can someone who’s lost custody of kids to me for using drugs and skipping the court dates lawfully drag me thru court ?

Long story short-mother had a baby while on drugs and baby tested positive.Child services took her two children and gave me the option of taking them temporarily while the case went on.mother skipped court,went on the run for a vop and had another child out of state,returned to original state that... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Jan 25, 2022

Short answer. Yes. It happens in every custody case.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: We have to screen for our CPS case but due to health issues having trouble making it to screen in the three hour time

Frame that is for people that don't have a job and asked if could possibly be allowed to have the nine and half hour time frame that people with jobs have

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Jan 20, 2022

What is your question?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: Can someone's disability income be considered as there job in a CPS case
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Jan 20, 2022

Depends on the purpose for which it is to be used.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: If due to health issues and due to conflict of interest over screening facility being related to person screening

Because of the two having issues with each other get approved for a request to be transferred to another facility to test which ended up being in another county place but due to a vehicle breakdown how can you get transferred back supposedly that's the only facility that can be tested at to... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Jan 19, 2022

What is your question?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: Is CPS allowed to tell your children and their guardian anything about the case if they were told not to tell them

Anything at all. And cause my son to be worried

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Jan 19, 2022

Theoretically, no, but whatever they said is likely not actionable.

0 Answers | Asked in Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: I'm 14 years old i turned 15 in April i wanted to know how old i should be for asking my judge to go to court?

i also wanted to know if its serious on what i heard so far from my foster sister that my foster mom is talking bad stuff about us without us knowing and body shaming my sister and brother and i wanted to know if its serious and if its mental and emotional abuse and to be honest she is just doing... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: How can I get my pending custody case transferred if I haven't hired an attorney yet?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Jan 11, 2022

You most likely cannot get it transferred, with or without a lawyer.

0 Answers | Asked in Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: What do I do my lawyer won't return calls cps worker won't return calls about health issues causing problems to screen

In the time frame for the unemployed/ disabled & issues with the owner of screening office closely related to us & bad blood between them has without consent told other family members of our not screening but not the reason & has discussed our case without consent & haven't... Read more »

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Q: What are my rights? My niece who is my sister’s child was adopted as a toddler has recently reunited with our family

Has lost custody of her daughter to cps in Kentucky back in October and the baby has been placed in foster care. Now that I have heard about this I would like the child placed with me and my niece agrees. Do I have rights to ask for custody or temporary guardianship until the mother completes care... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: My neph is 17 his girlfriend is preg she called an abortion clinic but he wants to keep the unborn child what can he do

She is ignoring his opinions and his feelings she has already set up an appointment with the clinic they are both minors. What can he do to protect the unborn child

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Dec 29, 2021

Not much, really. I suppose you could file an action but generally that sort of thing is largely in the discretion of the mother. Not saying that’s right but merely saying that’s how it usually is.

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce, Family Law, Child Custody and Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: How to prove harassment?

How can I prove to Kenton county court in KY that my ex husband is mentality harassing me and its effecting the children?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Dec 26, 2021

You’ll need a psychologist or a psychiatrist to review the case and give expert testimony.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: I have custody of a 17 year old grandson. He has been in court several times for drugs and on probation.

He has just recently returned home from doing 30 days in juvenile detention. He won’t do anything I ask him to do and keeps taking off and staying gone for long periods of time. Even all night. No idea where he is except for where he says he is. What can I do??

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Dec 13, 2021

File a beyond control petition in juvenile court

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: What is the krs law which explains cps recognizes live stream video as supervised visitation within sight and sound

If CPS doesn't respond to my email or text regarding live stream how can I make sure that we won't be penalized for it later on

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Dec 10, 2021

There is no statute on point. It is a case by case, areaby area basis.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: Is CPS allowed to come by to do a home inspection of the place the children are getting placed after the children have

Already been placed in the home

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Dec 9, 2021

Yes.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: Is CPS allowed to come to your house when your not there and even though stayed on the porch be allowed to talk to

Your teenage children without an adult present.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Dec 12, 2021

Yes.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: Due to health related issues if someone is missing the window time of being allowed to screen what can be done to get

CPS to help us work something out to accommodate the health issues because when worker was told all they said was it's important to try to complete your case plan requirements because they were too busy to discuss it for too long. this is the third maybe fourth case plan that we are working on... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Dec 9, 2021

File a motion with the court regarding the screens.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: If I make all efforts to contact my CPS worker to advise them that we are doing the live stream supervised visitation

But get no reply of any sort am I still being compliant by having tried to reach them consecutively

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Dec 9, 2021

Yes.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: My daughter's mother and boyfriend are being indicted on criminal charges involving kids should I let my kid see them?

Under my supervision at my home

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Dec 9, 2021

Under supervision at your home, yes.

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