I have a friend that I am worried about, she has a daughter to another man and has just finished a custody battle, the father has the child 2 days a week, but the mother is now living with a man that has a criminal record for murder, he served 16 years in jail and has been out for about 6 years now. I have meet him and he seems very nice, he has done his time, but if the father finds out about this situation and took it back to court would there be any damaging consequences as to the childs living situation.
I am going to speak with her, when I get some solid information as to what can happen.
HelloThis is serious, as it is a change of circumstances in the matter.The father can notify the court of this and try and change the orders.In defence of that however, she must give evidence that he is a changed man. Whilst in custody, he may have undertaken various courses and the like to remedy the situation. Secondly, he has been out for 6 years now and as the days pass, he would have a bond with the child and it may be beneficial for the child.Please accept
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