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. I never was legally served any court papers indicating that there was a petition even filed. Lance is 4 years old and we have never been away from each other.
I was sole guardian of Lance one year when his mother moved to Texas after we separated. She has since moved back to Denver and we attempted to mend our relationship for the sake of the child. When things did not work out and the household became uncomfortable for all of us. I decided in the best interested of the children I would move temporarily with my father; however, Lance still stayed with me weeks at a time. On July 28th, I received relocation motion from the courts insisting that the courts allow Lance to be moved out of the state. I believe my rights have been violated. The mother indicated that her "friend" served me the custody papers. However, I never received them. This is a ploy move my son out of the state without allowing me to properly and legally fight for him. I love my son dearly and I believe that a son needs his father just as much as sometimes more than his mother. The mother indicated the reason for the move is because of financially hardship as she is without a job. My sister and father have both offered her employment opportunities within their companies but she rejected the opportunities. She also indicated that she has a better family support group in Texas, but she has no family in Texas. The reason for her move to Texas is primarily in "her" best interest not my son's.