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Joint custody is the preferred custodial arrangement. You can decide on what visitation schedule works for the both of you. The standard visitation is every other weekend. Block of time in the summer, and 1 evening a week. Holidays are split. Joint custody does not mean you each have the child equal amount of time. For example the one evening a week may not work for you. You might opt for an extra weekend a month.
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i would like to have her half the time is that possible
It is possible, but a week on and a week off cannot work when you are so far apart. Eventually the child will go to school. It would be an extreme hardship to have to commute 45 miles and aback to school every other week. The best bet is to ask for a larger block of time e.g. 7 weeks in the summer.
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