it, in court. I know living situations can be bad for everyone but it has caused me to almost attempt suicide at least 10 times in the past year. And when I ask if I can see a therapist or get help he tells me I'm wrong and I don't need it. He calls me names and belittlea my existence as a whole.... Read more »
Your mom may be able to give guardianship to your sister, however, there may be several factors that would prevent that if your dad does not agree. If you are being abused, physically or emotionally, there is help. I would suggest contacting the Georgia Child Abuse Hotline at 1-855-GACHILD /...Read more »
You can always contact the juvenile court in your county and report her. More information is needed before an accurate answer can be provided about your liability. It may be best to contact an attorney who can assist you.
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He was a heavy drug user just got out of jail on kidnapping charges as well he is a very bad person he has not seen our little girl but 2 times in almost 3 years once when she was born and then once when she was 2 months there was a tpo in place but I was talked into dropping it now I wished I... Read more »
School is not in session so how can this be handled? The other parent is not willing to move to week on/week off like the summer schedule or offer more time with school out. Do I have any legal ground to stand on? There is no recess or reconvene because school is not in session. No mandatory school... Read more »
School closures due to COVID-19 have presented new challenges. Some courts has issues orders explaining what should happen now that school is on an extended break. Others are silent. I would suggest that you contact a lawyer so that he/she can view your Parenting Plan and provide any guidance from...Read more »
My ex wife is refusing to give me visitation with my daughter until the Corona virus outbreak is over. I typically have my daughter Wed night and return her Thursday morning and 1st and 3rd weekends and alternating 5th weekends. She says she is protecting her family but I'm not sick, neither her... Read more »
You need to consult with an attorney. First, you aren't going to go until August or September without seeing your daughter. The first step is to try to work it out with your ex, outline your social distancing and cleaning procedures in your home. If she still refuses, the court may grant an...Read more »
There is no form document for a petition to modify custody. You will need to allege in the petition that there is a material change in circumstances since the entry of the current order and will need to specify what those material changes in circumstances are. You will need to file the petition...Read more »
* edit - I have to rescind this order on 3/15/20, I do not have funds to hire an attorney nor do I have time to schedule with one before my grace period expires. I am planning to go to the courthouse in the morning but they will not tell me what to file.
I'd like to get a consultation on obtaining legal custody of my son. He lives with his mother (my ex-wife) and stepdad. My ex-wife has an alcohol addiction. Last October she got into a car accident while being drunk. She was in a rehab all December but she started drinking as soon as... Read more »
You need to file a modification action immediately given these circumstances. If there are genuine issues of safety with the minor child, you may be eligible for an emergency hearing as well. We are here to help if you need it. (404) 525-3080 ejoneslaw.com
Whether a termination of rights is appropriate is extremely fact specific. The simple fact that she has not been involved for 15 months alone is typically not going to be enough to move forward on a termination of her parental rights. However, that may give rise to a claim for sole legal and...Read more »
There really isn't a form. Every change of custody petition is different, as your reasons for trying to modify custody are going to be different from anyone else's. You should consult with an attorney about your case.
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