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Can grandparents legally remove children from a home where

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Can grandparents legally remove children from a home where parents are neglectful and using drugs and the house is filthy and unsafe?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 6 years ago.
Not unless the parents consent or the grandparents get a court order for temporary guardianship. But filthy unsafe conditions would grounds to seek guardianship.

Please read this:
http://courtinfo.ca.gov/forms/documents/gc205.pdf

I hope this information is helpful.

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