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We are in Manitoba. My son has a child and joint custody,

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Hi there, we are in Manitoba. My son has a child and joint custody, teen parents. The mother has abandoned the child this 3rd time, leaving her in his care and disappearing, now for 2 wks. The mother's family has told us that she was caught doing cocaine. CFS has not yet called us back to advise. Is there a problem with us keeping the child safe and with her father at this time?
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: Winnipeg, Manitoba,Canada
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: Gimli, actually..100m north of Winnipeg
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: We have only given verbal messages{voicemail}many times,detailing the situation and whereabouts of the child to CFS, awaiting an Intake worker's call back. They are apparently overtaxed out here.
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Canada Family Law
Expert:  Legal Ease replied 6 months ago.

Hello! My name is***** you for your question. I'm reviewing it now, and will post back again shortly.

Expert:  Legal Ease replied 6 months ago.

Is there an order for joint custody or is this by agreement only at this point in time?

Expert:  Legal Ease replied 6 months ago.

Did you get a chance to read my question to you? I cannot answer you in a meaningful way until I gather the appropriate information. There is no charge for us going up and back of course.

Thanks!

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