If a person is in custody, and they do not waive their parental rights, can they be terminated without consent and child support allocated to the person incarsarated.
Are their family law attorneys that represent people with such difficult backgrounds, if they can prove that they are rehabilitated and fit to parent?
1. If a person is in custody, and they do not waive their parental rights, can they be terminated without consent and child support allocated to the person incarsarated.
Yes. This can be done. However, the incarcerated parent would have to be served process and given a chance to respond. If that didn't happen, then parental rights should generally be intact.
A parent, even if she's been incarcerated, may petition to modify custody or visitation. The court evaluates such matters in the best interests of the child and, in all honesty, a parent who has had the children with him for a long time has an advantage. However, that advantage isn't absolute any every relevant factor should be considered when evaluating a child's best interests. Further, unless a parent is actually unfit, courts will generally grant some degree of visitation.
2. Are their family law attorneys that represent people with such difficult backgrounds, if they can prove that they are rehabilitated and fit to parent?
Yes. Any family law attorney should be able to assist, though all of the concerns should be discussed with the attorney at the initial consultation to ensure that the attorney is aware of the challenges that will be faced.
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