Went to my yearly review. Mother has not called, wrote about her, nothing in 15 months. Doesnt try to come and visit. But says she deserves her back all over social media. Same media she pictures herself all hugged up sexly with her sister. Bragging about their sugar daddy.Don't that say anything... Read more »
Social media will NOT help her get the child back. You should print out all her posts and save them. If it appears they might remove the child from you, you can file a custody action in circuit court bc you are now a de facto custodian of the child.
Her mother moved away with her 2 years ago and I have no idea where they live. She has blocked my number as well as blocked me on social media. I recieved this petition to sign over my rights, which I do not what to do. I emailed their lawyer and they said that I have to respond through the... Read more »
I was arrested 4/17 with drug charges in Shelby county KY. My children weren't home at the time and I was released before they were to be home. My husband (separated since 5/2013) never brought them home and picked them up from school so the bus wouldn't bring them home. I was evicted in 5/2017.... Read more »
You may want to consult a skilled family law attorney, but the short answer is you’ll need to file a motion to modify custody in the court that established custody. If you can prove he doesn’t live with him mother, you may be able to at least obtain some degree of relief.
I had temporary custody of my niece and nephew for around 8 months in Kentucky and then moved out of state and the kids were taking from me and giving back to their father. There father is currently on probabtion and just failed another drug test and has been giving 10 days in jail. The kids are... Read more »
My daughters father is keeping her from me. He will not even let her talk to me on the phone. I do not qualify for legal aid and I don't have the money for a lawyer. I don't know what to do. I have never had to go threw this before. Can I do anything about this without a lawyer? We have no... Read more »
You can file your own pro se motions but youustcsnt likely achieve much on your own, especially if he has a lawyer. Find a competent family law practitioner, work out a payment plan, and let him or her help get your daughter back.
The mother refuses to let me know anything about the kids the only time I know anything is when they are with me she doesn’t let me know about school or if they are sick as the father I know nothing about them what is my rights
You have equal rights and exactly the same rights as the mother. No more, no less. You need to speak with a family law practitioner immediately who can establish a parenting agreement if one does not exist.
I paid my ex husband support for our children. He dropped the support because he wanted me to raise our daughter now. He has legal custody of our two children. The daughter lives with me in another county and has to attend school here. Her brother still remains in the fathers home. Since she lives... Read more »
He’s only seen her once when she was 3 days old for one hour. She’s now 4mo old. We made and agreed to our own schedule when she was 3 days old then he never showed on the day to visit.. haven’t heard from him sense until now when the child support called me saying he wants test. Why do you... Read more »
Our child was taken by my mother on September 29th to the courts to file an emergency custody order stating domestic violence allegations and drug use in front of the child. The argument she was claiming the child was around domestic violence was no where near where her or the child were at and... Read more »
My child is 4 months old and her father and I are not together. He’s not on the birth certificate either and has only seen her one time for one hour when she was three days old. We had previously arranged a schedule for him to visit when she was first born and he agreed to it. My only request was... Read more »
If he is the father, he will have the same rights as you. You two would share jointcustody. Unless he takes you to court however, to establish a visitation schedule, you don’t have to let him have her at all. He will have to pay child support and the court will decide if and when he gets...Read more »
Child should have resided in Kenticky for six months for Kentucky to have jurisdiction before filing a custody action. Any time after the filing if the action will not be counted for determining the six months residency.
Custody. They gave temporary placement to her mother in which she lives and I want my son with me. . But, because we're in different states they said they had to file a state to state change? And now I'm having to wait to have my son live with me his biological father. We are married but have been... Read more »
My daughter's father has neglect and abuse charges against him and the cabinet is trying to use a completely separate case to keep my daughter from being put in my custody. There were false sexual abuse claims made against a minor in my home. State tried to make me sign papers stating I admit the... Read more »
I agreed to keep my granddaughter for two months until her mother found a place to live. It has now been five months. Her mother recently found an apartment but she has yet to retrieve her daughter. I asked if she was ready for her to come back and she said she has to work. I work also. The mother... Read more »
You need to wait until you have had her for six months and then you will achieve de facto custodian status and stand on the same footing as her mother. You have to have her and provide for her for six months, not five or less, before you can claim this status. Id sit on it for another month and...Read more »
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