You can file just about any motion or form that an attorney can. However, that does not mean it is in your best interest to do so. You should seriously consider sitting down with an experienced attorney to help you with this matter.
DCS is saying that to foster parents are allowed to clean my kids on their taxes but I don't think that is right but they won't tell me the rules on why they can my kids were only in DCS care for maybe 5 months
Your questions leaves out a lot of important details regarding your situation, but yes, in general, you should certainly seek the assistance of an experienced family law attorney to help you with this situation.
My husband of 9 years wants to adopts my daughter. Her biological dad hasn’t been involved since day 1. she’s 14 , he’s never paid child support and no order in place for it. They’ve never even met, except once when she was first born. He’s not listed on the birth certificate. Do I need... Read more »
Even in a situation like this, where it appears you have a lot of points going in your favor, the adoption process can still be quite complex. You would be well served to at least speak with an experienced attorney to get a thorough review of your case.
I think you meant that every time it's "unsubstantiated," meaning no basis was found for the charges. This is, unfortunately, something that happens from time to time. What DCS told you is generally correct, that they have a duty to investigate the charges that are lodged with them.
My soon to be ex-wife wife was ordered by the Judge over the PO Hearing to return my personal property that she was refusing to return. Her parents were to drop it off at the end of my parents driveway and they did not do it. I wrote a letter to the Judge requesting that he hold them in Contempt of... Read more »
There's not enough information in your question to say for sure what the document pertains to, but in general, a Motion for Rule to Show Cause is what is filed when one party is requesting that the court find another party in contempt for violation of an order. So, it could be that the court...Read more »
We have a custody agreement settled in court, it does not limit moving but 8 different times since our child has been born, and I found out recently is about to move again, took her out of her school to now homeschool. Something seems very off about all of this. It's my understanding I have 14 days... Read more »
A moving parent is required to file a notice of any relocation with the court, and also notify the other parent (I.C. 31-17-2.2). The non-moving parent then has the right to challenge the move or request a change of custody. If you believe that this pending move is not in the child's best interest,...Read more »
Indiana Code sections 16-36-1.7-0.5 to 16-36-1.7-5 deal with Psychiatric Advance Directives, including requirements to execute a directive as set forth in Indiana Code section 16-36-1.7-2. You can view these and other Indiana Code sections online using this website:...Read more »
If you are asking if you will be required to file a child support worksheet in cases where you share joint physical custody then the answer is most likely "yes". It is not necessarily the case that neither party pays support when they share equal time with their children. Indiana utilizes an...Read more »
Our baby was born out of wedlock and we do not live together but both of us signed a paternity affidavit. Being her physical custodian (no court order stating otherwise), am I allowed to move both me and her out of state without the father or his permission?
My brother in-law just turned 18 and is about to go to naval academy. The thing is he never wanted to be in the military. Both he and my wife lived in an abusive adopted household and he was forced to enlist. He only just turned 18 and finally moved out, he is willing to do all most anything, even... Read more »
Based on the information provided in your question he would have to contact the school if he is to attend college, if he has an enlistment contract he would have to talk to the recruiter who signed him up to try and void it. If her can't by the time he is supposed to leave I would advise him to...Read more »
The woman has picked up many charges and is using my last name to do so including a recent deception charge. She’s trying to impersonate my children’s deceased mother as well in hopes of becoming the payee for disability or social security. Plus, she’s squatting in a deceased man’s house... Read more »
Based on the information provided in your question as long as the court issued an order she could restore her maiden name upon the dissolution of marriage then it can be done, even though the order if old.
My son hates being forced to go to his father's house. They fight often, and due to different parenting styles they are VERY strict. They ration his food and wont give him his medication while he is there. He has a sorted legal history and has even had supervised visitations at one time with my... Read more »
Based on the information provided in your question and your current situation your son does not have the option to choose until he is 18. There is a statute that allows for his input with the court at 14, the courts look for what is in the best interest of the child.
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