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Generally speaking parenting plans
can always be modified by the Court based on the best interests of the child. However, grounds for modification must include a change in circumstances that significantly impacts the best interests of the child.
This is commonly referred to as a "move away" contest. To prevail, the mother
would need to convince the court that, based a significant change of circumstances, modification permuting her to relocate with the child is in the best interests of the child and that visitation
can be modified to minimize the child's loss of contact with you as the noncustodial parent.
To defeat her claim, you may want to petition to become the custodial parent
. You would need to convince the court that stability, family and friends in Connecticut are in your child's best interest. You can offer the mother liberal visitation such sharing summer vacations and other holidays