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I am sorry to hear that the mother is interfering with your relationship with your grandson...
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If you are asking if you have the right to seek visitation with your grandchild, then the answer is yes, in Ohio, a judge can award a grandparent legal visitation rights if the judge determines that it is "in the best interests of the child".
If both you and the father joined in a petition for visitation rights in Ohio, then it is much more likely to be successful since when a parent joins in, that will tend to influence the judge's decision more. But since the child and mother live in Ohio, that is the state where the visitation action would have to be filed. You would also need a local Ohio family law attorney to assist with getting the petition filed..