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Was the original order from California? Does the child live there?
Yes Original Order Was In CA , I Gave Divorce In Nov 09 I Paid her Child Support And Spouses Support Until I Lost My Job Dec2010 Now She Filed papers Thru CA Court For Child Support And her Support On 4/15/13 I Got Served 4/16/13 7:30Pm They Reset Another Hearing For Today 5/15/13 I Did It Over Phone Judge Says Im In Contempt And Put Another Date For Me To be In Family Court On 6/25/13 And A Hold Warrant On Me For $1000 , Can I get Case Transferred To AZ Since I Gave Her Divorce Shes In FL With My 2 Boys 19 & 12 Judge Says I Need Legal Counsel And Have To Appear Next Time No Car Or Way To get There At This Time
You could probably get the case transferred to AZ or FL, since that is where the children live now, but you have to file a motion in CA to do that and then appear for a hearing.
An attorney might be able to file the documents and get the case transferred based on an affidavit from you but that would involve hiring an attorney. In addition, it wouldn't affect the contempt order that has been issued.
You may want to contact legal aid and see if you can get a lawyer to assist you.
Ok That's What I Have To Do But probably Have To get CA Legal Assit to Be With Me In Court For the Next Hearing, Thx
That's correct. Once you get the contempt handled you should be able to get the case transferred.
This is really more of a procedural and a criminal issue at this time as opposed to a family law issue due to the contempt.
Best wishes to you.
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