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Where both parents are around, it is difficult to get custody, even temporary custody
1) Am I correct in that you are seeking a custody type arrangement and not the usual grandparent rights of visitation?
2) Still need information as to why the children are left with you, Do both mother and father of the children work?
3) Is the father still in Iraq? If not, does he work during the day
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They cannot prevent you from seeing your grandchildren. You are the grandparents and, as such, have right to visit them and even have them overnight.
If anything, you have been the only stabel pillar in their lives and given your facts, I cannot imagine any court denying you those rights. Remember, most people, like the children's father purposely misstate the law to frighten the other person into submission, or to refrain from taking some action that will bother them. You are in the right and do not allow the father to intimidate you in any way. Quite honestly, they should be paying you - where else and who else would love the children as much as you do, take care of them, really worry about them, be there night and day or them!!!
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