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You would need to file papers with the Court for custody of the child. The custody case will be filed at the Courthouse in the County where the child is currently residing. You can download forms and instructions by clicking here. Before you file for custody however, you need to make sure that you have meant the requirements for asking for custody namely:
(1) the child must have lived with you for six months or:
(2) the child must have lived with you for six months but moved to your brother's house within the past 90 days. For more information, click here.
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