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Samuel II, Attorney at Law
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Experience:  General practice of law with emphasis in family law.
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Here is my situation. My daughter is in jail at the moment

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Here is my situation. My daughter is in jail at the moment and her boyfriend my granddaughter's father is dead. She has been staying with his parents for over a week now. I have a paper notarized by her if something were to happen to her like if she goes to jail I would get custody. On this monday however his parents are going to court to get a restraining order on her so she cannot see and or talk to her daughter. Is that legal? Also I was told I would have to have a lawyer in order to get custody of my grandaughter but the price is way too too high for me. I have the paper saying about the custody and it is signed and notarized but I need to know what are my options.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Samuel II replied 1 year ago.
Hello
This is Samuel and I will discuss this and provide you information in this regard.
Please tell me
How did they get possession of your granddaughter?
What is the basis for the restraining order and it is against your daughter?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Cause she is in jail cause of his death also they live close by
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Monday is the court date for the restraining order it has not been decided yet also i have the custody paper signed by her
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Samuel II replied 1 year ago.
HelloThank you. I do not participate in the phone calls offered by this site.However, the can request the restraining order against your daughter. But it will also take them petitioning the court for guardianship/court ordered custody to take the custody from you. I suggest, you can also file for the custody Or when they file oppose it.

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