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Although I appreciate your response, it really doesn't apply. There was no divorce, My daughter was never married to the Father. The Paternal grandparents & I had no relationship when the children were a couple, so there is no reasonable chance that will happen in the future. I was the one who took their son in several times, upon my daughter's urging after his parents threw him out several times during their courtship. So since this is not a typical parenting divorce situation, where do I go from here. I have written our governor who assisted when my daughter was first murdered, as they wanted the Father to have visitations in the jail. He was court ordered no contact with my Grandson by pictures, visits, etc. There isn't anything in this case that falls within the normal situation. The Judge ordered evaluations on all of us over 6 months, ago, and said I had an articulate understanding of my grandson's needs and that what is in place should be followed, to allow stability, and for him to grow from the trauma he has suffered, however, it was thrown out of court, because neither side wanted to spend $1,200.00 to use it. We weren't told that until after they were done. I have already spent $14,000 on this and i see no end in sight.
I hate to be annoying, however, this is just too important to me. What I said was before my daughter was murdered, they had not seen my grandson for almost a year. Since then, the court system has ordered me to allow them to see him every other weekend day from 11-7. He has never been allowed to stay overnight, etc. This Judge has only done the custody trial, not all the other issue on this case. They had re-assigned Judges since then.
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