What you will need to immediately do is petition the court for custody. You can type this up yourself and file it with the juvenile court. Also get them to issue a temporary custody order.
Since you were never married, this would have to all be done in Juvenile Court. Regardless, your boyfriend has parental rights since he signed the birth certificate. Regardless, for him to get custody/visitation, he would have to file a petition with the courts; however, I would recommend that you do this first and have the court issue an order that your 6 month old is supposed to live with you legally.
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It does matter in terms of him having parental rights. In Georgia, regardless of whether or not he signed the birth certificate, he can still be PROVEN not to be the father by a paternity test.
Not likely unless he could prove that you are totally unfit.
Georgia, like Alabama--which is where I am, is a very conservative state.
It is very hard to get a child taken from a mother, especially if there is no evidence that the mother is unfit. I understand your concern but it is unlikely that any judge would award him full custody since there is no reason to do so. Only if you were unfit would this be a possibility.
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