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Well I recall my mother had this same durable power attorney

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Well I recall my mother had this same durable power attorney and wentvto a hearing the following day and the judge hand children over. It has in it the medical power ,and in the event that found incompitant be it automobile accident or if she be medically
physically in capable what who do i papers need to be filed and where .need
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Roger replied 1 year ago.

Obviously, I haven't seen the documents, but a power of attorney gives one the authority to act consistent with the terms of the POA, but it is not a custody order.......which is what someone would need in order to be granted the right to custody of the child.