My grandmother has been refusing to let my children be taken from her custody under threat of dhs involvement, since June 2020. The judge in both cases acknowledged my custody order but doesn't know why its not being enforced. HELP
He does not have any parental rights absent a court determination that he should have them. It is sometimes possible for a non-parent to obtain parental rights if doing so appears to be in the best interests of the children.
Without knowing the specifics of what you're referring to and the specific Court order at issue, no attorney can say you're correct 100%. But, generally speaking, an Order from the Court that requires 2 parties to act or not act in a particular way can become moot upon the death of one...Read more »
My support was lowered in sept. I continued to received the same support in sept and oct because the child support office had not processed the court order yet. I had not received anything since Oct 7th and was told by them that was due to the modification and had been paid more in sept/oct. Made... Read more »
I am sorry to hear about your situation. Everything that you are describing sounds possible. For example, your ex's payment could have been garnished for another debt. You might request a copy of the support documentation from the caseworker to review or ask to speak with a manager who might...Read more »
My son and I live in Nebraska and his mother lives in Colorado where we were divorced. He is now at the age where he doesn't want to go visit on the one weekend a month that he is supposed to go. All they do is argue when he is there.
The parenting time plan is what the court order specifies. If you feel that a change is in his best interests, you can request a modification. There is no time where a parent can allow a child to violate a court order due to age.
The biological father of my step-son has been absent since he was born he’s 13 now, I met him when he was 10 when I met his mother, we are together and somehow the absent father appear and demands he wants to see him, me and my wife talked about it and we both agree he can see him but only... Read more »
It depends on whether there are any current parenting time orders. If not, it sounds like you may want to request orders. As for adoption, if the biological parent consents then you may have a good opportunity. if not, the biological parent has priority, however the fact that the parent was absent...Read more »
It sounds like there is a bit of history here. I am assuming that the Judge did not physically take your children. I am sorry to hear that you have lost time with them. Judges can only be held liable for acting outside of the scope of their duties, not for decisions issued in the course of their...Read more »
They have caused us to miss visits by scheduling then on holidays and during a dental appointment we wasn't allowed to attend as promised. I need help proving this and someone that will stand up for we are being violated our children's rights are being violated
The general statement of things that you have provided here certainly seems unfair and should consult with a lawyer so that they can learn more details about your situation and advise you on your best options/defenses. There is not information in this post to adequately respond to your concerns...Read more »
Spending the night in the same residence alone, without more, is not illegal, however it is not clear what the full context of the situation is. I understand that it does not seem appropriate. If there was some harm to your daughter or some inappropriate behavior, then that could be a different...Read more »
I am sorry to hear about your situation. The father has priority for custody. However if he is not interested in exercising custody, he might be able to enter into a consent agreement with you for adoption or custody.
The lies were proven in court and judge told her to return the child and she did not. She hid my child causing her to not be able to attend school, I thought my child might be dead. At contempt hearing the judge said there was not an order even though I have a recording of him saying it and last... Read more »
First off, I am so sorry you're experiencing this.
Now, unfortunately, what you've written here is a bit confusing and inconsistent. On one hand, you're saying that there was a formal contempt order from the court, but on the other hand you're saying the same judge...Read more »
It depends on the facts of the interstate jurisdiction and where the controlling order is. In order to enforce or modify an order in Colorado, the order has to be registered here but depending on the facts, the original state may still have jurisdiction.
It was absolutely an accident But he was arrested anyway. I was drunk and crying and they wouldn’t listen to me. He didn’t do anything wrong, he never has and never would hit me but they arrested him anyway. I’m going on Monday to try and talk to the judge is there anything more I can do?
You should speak with the DA assigned to the case, as well as the victim's rights advocate. They should know what you've written here. That said, what you've written here could get you in trouble, so I would advise not to post anything further online.
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