Louisiana Family Law Questions & Answers

Q: I have 2 judgments by 2 different judges for back child support for my son for the same time 2010-14. Is this possible?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Dec 22, 2015

This is a great example of why it is never a good idea to go to court alone. It's not possible to determine what the court believes happened from your post, but you should be getting credit for any judgment or arrears which you did pay.
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Q: Can my fiancé and I marry and move our family into his home without repercussion from custody court if my ex disagrees?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Nov 9, 2015

Shouldn't be a problem, but consult with an attorney in your state to be sure.
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Q: Marriage kids child support

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce and Family Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Nov 6, 2015

I doubt it. They would be your step-children, who you would have no duty to support. But you might want to talk to an attorney in your state; Louisiana law can be tricky because part of is based upon the Napoleonic Code, which is a mystery to most American lawyers.
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Q: can my nephews grnadparents keep mysister away from her son or do we have to go to court

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Nov 6, 2015

If your grandparents don't have legal custody or guardianship of the boy, the mother may be legally entitled to see her son. Your parents (the grandparents of the child) should seek a court order to keep her from just taking her son.
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Q: How do I stop child support, have the mother pay, and receive reimbursement in overage?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Oct 28, 2015

Basically, you cannot get the help you need without hiring an attorney in my opinion.

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Q: All parties no live in La. we have mutually agreed to end support. how do i do this from another states order?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Oct 27, 2015

File the agreement with the court which originally entered the order.
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Q: 17 year old girl 15 year old girl are together , mother approved and set guidelines since we are same sex now she is

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Juvenile Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Oct 26, 2015

You should not act upon information provided in Justia Legal Answers without seeking professional counsel from an attorney admitted or authorized to practice in your jurisdiction. Get counsel swiftly.

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Q: 2 girls 17 and 15 if her mother dosent want us together could she send the 17 year old to jail.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Juvenile Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Oct 25, 2015

For what? You didn't say. People do not get put into jail without someone saying that a crime was committed. What do you mean by together? They are both minors. But they are less than 3 years apart. Do an internet search for age of consent in Louisiana. Read the results.

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Q: Family members charged with DV, chose not to press charges on spouse at time of arrest, can they press charges now?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Family Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Oct 20, 2015

The way your question has been written, there has already been an arrest. Charges have already been pressed.

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Q: Do child custody papers ever become null and void?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Sep 26, 2015

You need to go speak with a local family lawyer about these circumstances. There is usually something that can be done.

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Q: When a boy is 18 and a girl is 15 and they have sex what is the charge?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Apr 23, 2011

A lewd and lascivious act upon a minor.

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