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In the process of a divorce have 4 children out of wet lock

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In the process of a divorce have 4 children out of wet lock but 1 while married and I moved to Georgia and their laws are different because of the bible belt I need to know that if my oldest 4 were born in NJ and we moved out to Georgia can I get custody of them if anything were to happen to mom
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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.

If you are on the birth certificate, then yes. Regardless of what state you live in, you would be considered the biological Father and would be given your children.

If you are not on the Birth Cert, then you would need to petition for a Paternity Test but in the end once it is positive you are the Father and you can show that you are a fit person to be their parent, as by providing a good, stable and loving home, then you could get custody of the children.

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