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I'm living in North Dakota with my boyfriend and newborn

I'm living in North Dakota with my boyfriend and newborn baby. I'm in an abusive relationship and want to move with my baby to Utah to be close to family. There is no court order for custody whatsoever pertaining to my boyfriend. Although he is listed on the birth certificate. Am I allowed to leave the state with my child and move to another state? Do I have to have his permission? He's abusive and a drug addict and we need to get away from him. But I don't want there to be problems should I choose to move out of state. I've not filed a child support claim against him yet. And he supports me and my baby financially. I just want to make sure I'm doing what's legally ok.

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I was in a verbally abusive relationship that I ended after

I was in a verbally abusive relationship that I ended after it became physical in front of our son. We also have a daughter. 2 and three years old. I have had to place two restraining orders on him since we split. I allowed visitation rights for our children's sake. He told me in good faith that he would pay me child support but has never given me a dime. Now he is the threatening to sue me for defamation if i ever files for support. This came up because he recently told me he didn't want to see the children anymore. Wants me moving out of town and is making lies about my sitter so she quit and I can't work. If I loose my job I loose my housing also. I sadly still love this man therefore have never told lies but I tell the truth to my boss as to why I can't come to work. After saying he didn't want to see children he showed up on my doorstep (no protective order currently in place) and wanted to see the kids and take them across the street to see grandma. I left him because the children were so excited to see him. We have nothing in writing for child custody. I have avoided it and have just tried to work with him because I can't afford a lawyer. His family has lots of money, he just built a home with cash and I'm scared that if I go for custody involving the court that his money can make me loose my children. He is a compulsive liar even when in trial for protective orders and will get the best lawyer there is. He has a criminal record with a few duis, driving without licenses, and other minor things. What steps do you think I should be taking to end him trying to control me still and putting an end to him wanting kids only when it is convenient for him with the worry of him sueing me for whatever he may make up. I'm not too worried about defamation because I have never told a lie. We live in a small village where word gets around fast. I have no family here, just me and my children. I don't want to move because he doesn't want me here. I made this my home and don't want to take the children out of his life completely.

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I have been in an abusive relationship years. I told

I have been in an abusive relationship for 17 years. I told my ex that I wanted him to move out. I got an eviction notice for him last year, and he kept me up until 2 am until I told him that I would drop it. Things have been getting worse, and we have 3 children together. The house is solely in my name, and he pays nothing but groceries. How can I get him out quickly and legally?

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I have a 5 month old daughter with a man who is verbally abusive

I have a 5 month old daughter with a man who is verbally abusive and argumentative. I have tried different measures to peacefully co-parent but he causes me great emotional stress and anxiety whenever we have to interact. I want my daughter to have a relationship with her father but do not like the high-conflict environment and bullying he attempts. We have NOT established legal paternity. He lives in Jacksonville, FL and I live in Orlando, FL - 141 miles apart. I feel he harasses and torments me just because. What are the appropriate steps I should take (and the order) to end up with a "parallel" parenting plan that involves no contact from him except for emergencies?

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Christopher B, Esq.

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Married to a man double my age. NOT A GOLD DIGGER. Have/had

Married to a man double my age. NOT A GOLD DIGGER. Have/had my own money until he asked me to be a stay at home which sounded like a great stable consistent stress free environment at which I can raise my almost now 8 year old son. Not his biological father but is the best guy for it he's got a good heart great father great provider. He works for Ford Motor Sterling Heights and he is UNION which scares me because he's intimidating. Physical emotional mental abuse. After just a handful of times being red handed caught fooling around physically with other various women (thank you CL) our relationship is ruined and cannot be reconciled. I WANT OUT BEFORE he does something stupid. Married since 2010. Now, he helped me get custody back and we've been a great family . He's a good guy but him and I don't see eye to eye so whenever he gets mad it's threats to go to cops or to bank or its just control. My worries is that due to the fact he is a very calculated vindictive loopholer I'm not a pot to piss in he makes sure I'm losing my mind. I need an attorney who's familiar with Ford Union Divorces. He is a compulsive liar and cheater proven I was blind sighted I'm intimidated because he claims the union has his back I'm a worthless POS omfgosh I cannot work a job if I wanted too not just because I have physical mainly emotional ailments it makes it hard to leave its like he's feeding off of me. Draining me lies to my face. I just don't care if I get anything out of this. My house and vehicle would be nice but he plays games to keep me i'm like a puppet on my feet all the time why I don't know I need a very strong preferably a handsome attorney or a beautiful woman for representation that's familiar with the big three and are not intimidated or scared of the union trying to screw me over. This is a far shot but what's the worst you can tell me oh you're screwed I don't know where to go from here so if you're serious and within Macomb County or even Oakland or you want to do pro bono for work experience that's cool with me as long as you're sure about yourself this guy knows the contract front to back and he can find fault in anything he might as well been a prosecutor. I'm voluble right now and I am at my lowest I don't remember having to ever depend on anybody if anything I raised myself since I was 15 years old and raise my parents supported my family I've worked my whole life check my records I didn't say I was perfect I just need some help please I know I'm ranting and Raven but it's complicated and I need somebody unbiased not judge mental willing to work with me moneywise and somebody very familiar with the UAW and ford motor car Company in the way that it works with divorcing and then you got the complication of the 31 your age difference please don't forgot that I have an eight-year-old son it is not his real father

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Im in an abusive relationship and my boyfriend wont

hi :-( im in an abusive relationship and my boyfriend wont move out of my house after I have asked him to leave repeatedly. there is no lease, hes lived here for 2 years and I want to end things but he refuses to move, says why would he do that because its a free place to live!! JA: OK. The Family Lawyer will be able to help you. Have you consulted a lawyer yet? Customer: no JA: Please tell me everything you can about this issue so the Family Lawyer can help you best. Is there anything else important you think the Family Lawyer should know? Customer: I live in Frederick county Maryland JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Family Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two. I'll let you know when it is your turn.

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Daughter was in abusive relationship left child with me her

Daughter was in abusive relationship left child with me her mother. Bio dad and I have legal custody with me having physical custody. Will it be hard for my daughter to get custody back. It's been two years she is out of state, bio dad no license not fit

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My daughters mother is in an abusive relationship and she has

My daughters mother is in an abusive relationship and she has visitoring rights I don't know how to protect my 5 year old daughter from her mothers abusive partner

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Law Educator, Esq.

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My girlfriend has a protective order which says she cannot

My girlfriend has a protective order which says she cannot see me or contact me until her court date as part of her conditions of release. But I didn't ask for this, and want it repealed. Is there a way to do this?

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