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When was your custody order issued.
6 The Defendant shall be entitled to the right of access to the children at all
reasonable times subject to the Children’s reasonable scholastic, religious
social, psychological, extramural and emotional requirements, which access
the Plaintiff shall never reasonably withhold from the Defendant. The Plaintiff
concedes that the Defendant is a good father who should bond as best as
is reasonably possible with the children and both Plaintiff and Defendant
are determined to attend to the upbringing of the Children in as functional
a manner as is possible. Both parties have agreed not to prescribe times and
occasions when the Defendant should be entitled to access to their Children
but will willingly allow the Children to be with the Defendant whenever it is
practicable for him.
Okay, thanks. IF she is not operating under the spirit of the agreement, you would need to either: 1) file to modify the agreement to be a little more specific, or 2) file a contempt motion against her.
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6.1 The parties agree that it is in the minor children’s best interest that
primary residency will be with the Plaintiff
6.1 The Plaintiff and Defendant shall have joint parental rights and responsibilities as contemplated by Section 1 and 20 of the Children’s Act 38 of 2005, of the children born of the marriage, namely: xx and xxx (“the Children”) who currently reside with the Plaintiff .
6.1 The Plaintiff and Defendant shall have joint parental rights and
responsibilities as contemplated by Section 1 and 20 of the
Children’s Act 38 of 2005, of the children born of the marriage,
who currently reside with the Plaintiff .
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yes seem to take a while
to see your posts
Okay great. Those are your two main options at this point.
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yes still here
thanks how will it affect me working abroad as time is not always on my side to file and go to court?
I see you keep trying to "rate" this, but I would ask you to hold off on that until I have assisted you thoroughly. :)
It's not going to be easy as you are working abroad. As a matter of fact, it's probably going to be very difficult getting your hearings set at the correct times. My suggestion is to speak with a local family law attorney that will be able to guide you. You can start the process and then just continue the hearings until you can get a good date.
But, your best bet is to probably file a contempt motion and have the Judge rule that you seeing the children while you're in the country is "reasonable", since that is what the original order states.
If I can answer anything further, let me know. Remember, I'm here to help and your satisfaction is guaranteed. If you don't have any questions and you valued my time, I'd ask you to consider rating me positively. Take care,Michael
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