Can I get that wipes cleaned or whatever if I pay the amount or would I still have to serve 14 days in jail bc I honestly can't I just got a job and my daughter is 2 I'm all she has if I go to jail what happense to her? She never been away from me that long! So I don't want to live... Read more »
My baby’s father has been inconsistent since I got pregnant, we were never together. He was charged with possession of Marijuana and intent to sell 6 months ago in Indiana (we live in Louisville, KY) and is on probation, he is also unemployed and we suspect he is still selling. He has seen her 5... Read more »
He left me in oct 2022. Rented a house. Now that he cant afford to stay there he wants to come back just to live not as my husband. I dont want him back. We both have our names on the house/land deed. Can i keep him gone?
My ex and I have joint custody over our child, and recently my ex has said that while our child is in their custody they will not buy medicine for our child when they are sick, nor take them to the doctor when sick. Would this be considered medical neglect and would I be able to get sole custody or... Read more »
I filed 5motions. 1 contempt for interfering with child's therapeutic relationship. (parties ordered to comply with therapist recommendations. Mother refuses to do so and removed child from therapy)2 contempt for failing to produce child for scheduled visitation. ( Mother is letting child... Read more »
The facts as you set them out do not support a change of venue. There is a backlog of cases already in the jurisdiction you mentioned still waiting for adjudication. It takes a while to get a decision.
I have an upcoming court child custody hearing. I have one child with the other party; however I have other children outside of that prior relationship. Does a child custody proceeding concern "solely" the child between the litigants or are all children of either party subject to the... Read more »
Only the child you have with this person can be considered for actual custody but the circumstances surrounding the other children may also be considered in determining the award of custody of the child in question.
I moved from AL, case was there. Ex wife is in prison in FL. I won sole custody of the child. Served papers this morning for contempt of court for the child not talking to mother, the child does not want to. Child is 12. I want to move the case to KY where we have resided now for the last year. How... Read more »
She gave birth on cocaine,courts placed kids with us.She skipped all court.Years later taking me to court for custody.Failed to mention she and her mother lied to hospital saying kids lived with ME to get baby released.They both skipped court.Now I pay a lawyer for court she’s dragged me into as... Read more »
My sister has a protective order against her ex and they are to have no contact. She is asking for a dissolution of marriage with children and wants child support. In some of the sections it is asking for where her ex works and what his salary is. She does not know this and can't ask him due... Read more »
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