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i am sick and tired of my Ex calling me: exstrotion: either

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i am sick and tired of my Ex calling me: exstrotion: either pay child suport or sigh over youre parental rights. the whole marriage was like this, black mail, virbal abuse, rape, slapping the kids, hitting my oldest child w/ a shovel in the back (not his, by blood) domestic abuse, degrading me.......had a local judge, he did not look at my evidence for the huge burse my EX gave me when he raped me!!!!!!
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Law Educator, Esq. replied 4 years ago.
You are the second customer I have had today with the similar issue, it must be the time of the year for ex's to go off. I am sorry to hear you are having to put up with this harassment. Unfortunately, once a judge has granted custody, getting the custody changed is not a simple matter. I am sorry nobody helped you before, because if the judge was not considering your evidence it is likely because you were trying to introduce evidence not in a way that conformed to the Nevada Rules of Evidence (which is something that commonly happens with parties who go to court without an attorney). If you did have an attorney when you went to court and lost your custody, you should have appealed that decision at the time, if you did not that makes things a little more complex for you now.

At this point, you are going to be required to prove that there has been a change in conditions such that a change in custody is now warranted. Thus, you will have to prove there is new abuse of the children to the court or that the conditions they are living under are now not in the best interests of the children. You will need to present your evidence in accordance with the rules of evidence to the court and you will have to show how his continued custody of the children is not in the best interests of the children. You need witnesses to testify to his treatment of the children and how he does not properly care for the children. This is what you will need to do to now get custody away from him.

If there is current physical abuse of the children going on, you also need to notify child protection services and they will go in and investigate and if they find abuse, then this finding would be grounds for the court to change custody away from him.


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Expert:  Law Educator, Esq. replied 4 years ago.
I am sorry, did you have more information you wished to share with us or did you have further questions or information you would like, as we are more than willing to continue working with you on your matter to try to help you come to some plan to resolve the problems locally.