There is no evidence that a TRO is warrented on the kids- how can this be disputed. All he wants is equal time with his sons.
His previous attorney did nothing to help him, so he will be representing himself now. Because he already attended the frist hearing after being served with the TRO, can he still request for trial. He previously submitted character letters and even a letter refuting her allegation from his witnesses and the attorney never used them at the frist hearing or requested for trial. We have always been there at the court for support and if we needed to testify.
It will be one year since he saw his oldest on 12/30/2008 and almost 6 month since he saw the 2nd son. TRO was filed on 5/22/2008.
What legal paperwork should he file, if any at this point? Can he file TRO on his ex-wife?
Are you able to refer us to a good, strong attorney?
When he attended the 1st hearing after being served with the TRO, which the ex-wife wanted 2 years. The judge did not grant the 2 year TRO, but indicated that he would have to attend family counseling and parenting classes and that the TRO affirmed till the next court date.The next 11/12 court date to address the TRO being affirmed or rejected for the 2 years.
During the hearing his attorney at that time, suggested a psychologist and the court approved the doctor. It then turned out that the doctor declined the case, because he does not take court mandated cases. So my son has been trying to find another psychologist to handle the family counseling issues and has resently found someone and also he is doing his parenting classes. Would the court need to approve the doctor he has found? If not, then he is in full compliance with the the court order and the TRO SHOULD not be granted. So our main issues at this point is: 1 -Ensuring that the TRO does not get granted 2- Getting the kids into the counseling with their father to try and repair the damages caused by the mothers PAS 3- The moving of the kids without notification 4- Stop the mother from interfering with fathers attempts to be a father.
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