I left my daughters father 3 years ago and I’ve been controlled my him ever since. He has anger issues and he is an alcoholic. He’s been in jail 3 times this year. I have worked with him to agree on when each of us see her but recently he went back to jail for child endangerment/DUI. He’s out... Read more »
If there are not court orders, it is not illegal for you to keep your daughter for her safety. The divorce process will sort this out. Do not delay in filing the divorce, and ask the court for temporary custody until the divorce process is concluded. The court can require any visits with him and...Read more »
In my marital agreement, my ex-husband was to pay for all my daughters education and supply her with reliable transportation . He stopped paying tuition approximately 1 year ago and and recently taken back the car he provided to my daughter. In our agreement, I gave him the house. This past... Read more »
If ex is not following the terms of the agreement, then you can file with the court to have him held in contempt. But check the agreement first, because some require mediation before filing for contempt. Use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local family law attorney to assist you.
They decided independent of this revelation to get a divorce. They have 2 children and got a paternity test for both during divorce proceedings and the eldest is his, the younger is mine. The younger has his name and has been his child legally since birth. Who is more responsible for the child's... Read more »
My husband and I are now getting a divorce as is his sister and husband. My husband and his sister have moved out and i am still living there with our son. Can he use me living with his sisters soon to be ex husband against me in court to say im an unfit mother?
He can provide information about the care and support you provide for your child and your living situation. The court would evaluate that, along with all the facts and circumstances properly presented to to the court as evidence, and the court would decide what is in the best interest of your...Read more »
Use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local attorney to assist you. If spouse is incarcerated, you can file the divorce where you live now if you have been in Ohio for 6 months and your county for 90 days.
Use the Find a Lawyer tab to contact several local family law attorneys to find one who might work with you. Also check with the local court for a help center or legal clinic with volunteers to help you, or check with legal aid office.
If daughter is now 18, there will be no child support. But one spouse could file for divorce and seek spousal support (alimony) from the other. The court would review all the current financial circumstances of the spouses to determine if either should pay spousal support to the other. If...Read more »
We was only together 2 weeks after we got married and even after marriage we didn't live together he won't help pay im a single mom and cant afford it but his fiance and him have both corrnered me telling me to pay to have it done i am currently without work and taking care of my mom i want this... Read more »
A divorce divides all the marital property which was acquired and saved during the marriage, typically 50-50. A divorce also determines what amount of spousal support (alimony), if any, must be paid. Use the Find a Lawyer tab and retain a local divorce attorney who can review your situation,...Read more »
I am still legally married. We have lived separately for well over 4 years. I would like to file bankruptcy. I've been told that in order to do so that we both would have to file. He doesn't want to. I need an idea of where to start. Should I start the divorce first or is there a way to do the... Read more »
In New Jersey, if you are living separate and apart, then it is possible to file without your spouse. The consideration of deciding whether to divorce first or file first, is a question better suited for an in depth discussion with a matrimonial counsel who is familiar with Bankruptcy in your area.
There is no formula to determine alimony (spousal support). If the two spouses cannot agree on an amount and duration, then the court will review the income, expenses, debts, employability of someone who is unemployed, and total financial situation, and determine the amount and for how many years...Read more »
I live in Hamilton County, Ohio. I got married in 2015. My husband came into the marriage with credit card debt, told me he had none, and he continues to spend. If Credit Cards are in his name will I be responsible for ½ of his debt? I bought my home in 2006. It is in my name only and was... Read more »
A divorce resolves the issues of what is marital property -- subject to being divided, and what is a spouse's separate property that the spouse gets to keep. If he has contributed to the payment of mortgage and other expenses, then the house might have initially been your separate property, but...Read more »
I live in celina ohio my wife currently keeps the kids from me for long periods of time like hides for no reason. She currently moved out of this trailer and her neighbors said a bunch of crazy things about her and what happened when she lived there but any ways. There is No court custody agreement... Read more »
If there is no court order for custody, then each married parent has equal rights to the child. Use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local family law attorney to review your situation and advise you of your options.
Ia this legal...she supposely went an filed harassment charges on me but i have yet to get any paperwork.. It has been over 3 weeks since ive seen him an she also wont let me get any of my daughters cloths or childhood things that mean alot to her. She sold all of my mowers weedeaters mini bikes... Read more »
My stepson is 13 and they were at a park for a party. His mother reportedly had been drinking, and then proceeded to drive home. Prior to leaving the park, she drove into a tree, as well, and her husband continued to allow her to drive home. My stepson advised that he was very scared, and my... Read more »
The first step would be to talk to her about it. Does she have a problem? Is she alcoholic? Would her husband deny what your stepson says? Was an insurance claim filed for hitting the tree? If so, if you file with the court for a change in custody, and you could get a copy of that. Use the...Read more »
Greetings from the North Coast. The affidavit is usually sufficient to show indigence, though any type of document will suffice. Do you receive public assistance, food stamps, medical insurance or SSI?
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