I have been in the hospital going on 4 months. I have been the sole care taker of my children up until I came into the hospital. Their father has taken care of them while I’ve been in here. I get out Saturday, and their dad is trying to tell me he is not giving them back to me. He is not on their... Read more »
Now the mom wants full custody or 60/40. Does she have a chance? The girl has been going to school where we live and is stable. The mother lives 3 hours away. She moved far away not us. We don't want to take the daughter away from the mother just on our terms. It's not the first time she has gotten... Read more »
My sons father is trying to say he gets parenting timewhe it’s my time with him during the summer. He had him for the first part of the summer, he saying he gets every other weekend when he comes back home to me. What can I tell my sons father? He is trying to get me in trouble. I did not get him... Read more »
I was told by the lawyer it was not legal or binding until both me and my sons father went before a judge with the agreement. I have not had primary custody of my son for 2 years since this and I have found out that the lawyer of my child's father has been disbarred for forgery. Apparently she was... Read more »
First, you’ll need a copy of the papers signed. Second, you’ll need to determine who signed them. Third, you should check the circuit clerks office in that county and see if the were filed and signed by judge in court. If they were, it is enforceable. If not, or if they were forged, it is...Read more »
Ive been consistently involved in her life the duration of this guardianship. I however, married and was convicted of a domestic battery misdemeanor, because my Husband and I are choosing to do counseling, etc. to recover our marriage.. (My mother doesn't approve) She has now blocked all... Read more »
You need to file your own custody action. If she says he’s not yours, the child is not yet legally determined to be your son so you have no rights. However, if the dna proves he’s yours, then you get an order for possession and her manipulations will end!
When I married my wife she has 2 kids and the father doesn't have anything to do with them or wants them. But we believe he wont sign over his rights. I just want to be able to have the school tell me information regarding them and be able to get them medical care. Was just wondering if there was a... Read more »
My sons father is not letting me speak to my son when I want to speak to him. He keeps saying I will arrange a time for you to speak to him. I should be able to speak to my son at anytime I want to. He ground him from his phone. The father shuts it off so I can not contact him when I need too. What... Read more »
My sons father and I have come up with a custody agreement outside of the court system. If I decide to file for child support will that change the agreement we have? Will he be getting our son more days?
My son is really disliking having to go to his fathers every other weekend and 1 month during the summer. His father does not do anything with him. And my son does not like his new wife. She has been getting smart with my son and tell him if he does not eat he will get in trouble and just does... Read more »
My sons father is responsible for half. We have a agreement on 50/50 on medical and other things for my son. We are going to court soon. I am just trying to get my ducks in a row. Can I ask him to pay me back for the part he is suppose to pay since I am having to pay for all of this out of my... Read more »
Her mother lost custody when she involved her in a home invasion when she was 4, made her pee in a pill bottle at school and then stole money and credit card numbers from people at a motel she worked at. Shes never voluntarily paid child support and is now 8800.00 behind. My daughter told me she... Read more »
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