We have a shared parenting custody agreement in the divorce and I pay child support. He is her main source of child care since he is out of work and on house arrest. Is there any way I can become the resident parent?
File a Motion to Modify the Shared Parenting Plan and Motion for a Guardian ad Litem to be appointed in the Court where the divorce was granted. If you think it is an Emergency, file an Emergency Motion, though depending on the Jurist will depend how quickly you receive a hearing.
No, you can't leave. They are legally responsible for you. Your parents could have you apprehended, and you could go to juvenile detention. Most teens dislike the rules their parents set. But it is the job of parents to set rules and limits. If there are problems at home, then talk to your...Read more »
Greetings from a steamy afternoon on the North Coast. No, the child support should be directed to the person who has Legal Custody. The Child Support Enforcement Agency can assist with the necessary paperwork.
My daughters dad and I have shared custody (nothing legal just an agreed upon timeframe). On my time, he constantly is calling and texting me and harrases me if I don't answer his calls. He calls/texts anywhere from 5-20 times per night. It is excessive and he gets nasty when I do not respond. I... Read more »
If you were not married, and no court granted him parental rights, then you have sole legal custody, and you do not have to allow him any contact at all. He has no rights until the court grants him rights. If he is harassing you, you can block him. If he is not paying child support, then file...Read more »
We were just evicted from our house and I have to stay with family until I can get a job and get back on my feet. My son doesn't want to stay there, he wants to stay with his dad and go to school there until I get my own house. How do I go about doing that ? Do I have to give him temporary custody... Read more »
Check with the school in father's district to find out what they will require to allow him to enroll in that district. They might need a copy of the court's custody order. You might have to file with the court for a change of custody to his father if the school requires that.
He fails to follow the visitation guide and support order over the past 2 to 3 years. He does not come to see/ pick her up on Wednesdays nor on his weekends. We are going back to court on August 21st. He has just started coming to pick her up on his holidays and on his weekends. He rarely shows... Read more »
My dad would not even speak to my brother after he held him against his will for a year and kept his social security checks now he wants to unplug my dad after just 24 hours of life support other family members run me out of the hospital because I wanted them to leave so I could spend these last... Read more »
The officiant must be properly licensed by the state of Ohio and must then sign and file the license within 30 days. The license does not have to be at the ceremony or be signed at the ceremony. So if it is properly signed and filed, it will be ok.
My ex lives in Illinois where the divorce was done. The children and I reside in Ohio. The last time he had the kids for the first of his two weeks in the summer, he refused to release them back to me. I had to get the sheriff involved. I am worried to release the kids for second week because... Read more »
You don't have to force her to visit. But if there is no custody order granting you custody, then mother could come and get her and call the police if you don't allow it. But if mother is unfit, then talk to children's services or use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local family law attorney to...Read more »
I’m a minor who wants to be emancipated when I graduate at 17 and 4 months old. My father and I are permanent residents. If I can completely support myself by graduation and petition the court for emancipation, will I have a chance for them to allow it? Will I be an illegal immigrant then because... Read more »
I live in celina ohio my wife currently keeps the kids from me for long periods of time like hides for no reason. She currently moved out of this trailer and her neighbors said a bunch of crazy things about her and what happened when she lived there but any ways. There is No court custody agreement... Read more »
If there is no court order for custody, then each married parent has equal rights to the child. Use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local family law attorney to review your situation and advise you of your options.
Ia this legal...she supposely went an filed harassment charges on me but i have yet to get any paperwork.. It has been over 3 weeks since ive seen him an she also wont let me get any of my daughters cloths or childhood things that mean alot to her. She sold all of my mowers weedeaters mini bikes... Read more »
You would have to file with the court for a change in custody. The court would determine what is in the best interest of the child. The court can take into consideration what she wants, but not liking to live under her mother's rules would not be sufficient. Use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a...Read more »
Check your parenting agreement for what it says about those decisions. If ex is residential parent for that purpose, then ex makes the decision. Of course, the parenting agreement expects the parents to communicate all important decisions about the children, and requires sharing of medical...Read more »
My stepson is 13 and they were at a park for a party. His mother reportedly had been drinking, and then proceeded to drive home. Prior to leaving the park, she drove into a tree, as well, and her husband continued to allow her to drive home. My stepson advised that he was very scared, and my... Read more »
The first step would be to talk to her about it. Does she have a problem? Is she alcoholic? Would her husband deny what your stepson says? Was an insurance claim filed for hitting the tree? If so, if you file with the court for a change in custody, and you could get a copy of that. Use the...Read more »
Ex wife is not allowing visitation of child. We have shared parenting agreement and she is the residential parent. She also has possesion of vehicle we purchased together while married and is responsible for the payments and is chronically late on them. My wish is that she refinances the loan in... Read more »
We are not married so my name is not on the paperwork, but for the better half of 3 years I have been their mom. They call me mom. I am the only one who works, he lives off the money the state provides him. I am the one who does 90% of everything for those boys. My boyfriend and I are not working... Read more »
Unfortunately, you currently have no legal standing in relation to those boys. If your boyfriend is unfit, you could petition to have him removed as guardian and you be appointed their guardian instead. Otherwise, if you and he separate, he would determine when and if you can continue to spend...Read more »
My ex hit my kid While I was at work I rush home Because my mom called me and told me my son had a bruise on him I rushed him to the hospital and they called CSB. Csb told me that they were taken 24 hour Custody And removing the children from the home they went to my brothers but I was allowed... Read more »
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