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How can I prove that my ex-husband is an unfit parent

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Customer: replied 8 years ago.
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Expert:  Walter replied 8 years ago.


The best aspects of proving one parent unfit are the following:

Mental Illness or Deficiency
Alcohol or Drug Induced Incapacity
Abuse/Neglect or Loss of Rights of Another Child
Sexual Abuse
Felony assault of child or sibling
Murder/Manslaughter of sibling or child

While those above are the best routes the fact is very few parents fall under those guidelines. Proving one parent unfit is never easy. Often the courts require you to not only have proof but prove you are better equipped to care for the child. If the other parent can be proven unfit by other reasons such as he/she is not caring for the child, not providing a stable home the judge will consider this as well. In the end the judge must rule in the best interest of the child.

I wish you the best,


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Customer: replied 8 years ago.
Thank you for all of your infomation. I will print it up and talk to a judge or master.

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