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Can a father legally take s children out of state on
Can a father legally take his children out of state on vacation if he and the mother are newly separated and awaiting their divorce? The father has filed paperwork with the court system for custody two months ago, but he has not been assigned a court date or heard anything back from the court system since. The vacation was pre-planned before the separation and is not a permanent move. Would he possibly be in trouble for kidnapping and/or child abduction?
Olivia, I want to file a law suit against
FOR OLIVIAHello Olivia,I want to file a law suit against the mother of the child and her family for child abduction , blackmail and tort and i have suffered emotional and financial injuries, what category of law , does this fall in ?Thanks,
Ely, My ex wife has created married 2 years ago. I have a,10
Ely,My ex wife has created married 2 years ago. I have a,10 yes old daughter from the ex wife.The ex wife'a husband is very eager to call himself step father and he does interfer with any decision-making for my daughter.I have 50%:custody of my daughter.DI I have any recourse against this guy.H can I excluding him from thia picture.?Thanks
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If a person is accused of being a father (who avoids paying
If a person is accused of being a father (who avoids paying child support), is there a process that the accuser must follow first to prove that the person is the father? How long does it take to go through that process? Will the person be notified that the accuser is pursuing him as a father and started the proceedings?
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My ex and I have come to an agreement on a temporary custody
My ex and I have come to an agreement on a temporary custody (visitation) agreement. If I type it up and we both sign it, does that make it legally binding if he decides to not give my child back after one of his visits? And does it need to be notarized?
My girlfriend and I are not married, we have joint custody
My girlfriend and I are not married, we have joint custody of our son. I am Canadian and she is American. The child lives with me, as she has a CPS order that she cannot be alone with the child. I want to take my son to Canada to have his first visit with my family. Do I need her written permission? There is no custody order in the courts at all. What would I require to do this?
I left with my boyfriend to california over a year ago to get
I left with my boyfriend to california over a year ago to get to know his family better because we was getting married so I left my car behind and my full-time job. My job was willing to take me back when I return after a year and my boyfriend promise to pay for my car and support me while we was down there. As soon as I got to california I was pregnant with my daughter and he started to change and was mean and verbally abusive to me. I wanted to go back home to MA because of the way he was to me. Just because he wasn't hitting me he thinks its ok to constantly call me stupid and control me. I have no one that I could run to and get help. He kept me form my family block them at time so I have no contact with my family. They are my main support. Long story short he alway left me at home by myself. even when I had my daughter he was never really involve with her. he was either at work or home sleeping if not out fishing or doing his own thing. Never have time for me or his daughter. Now that I took her and left he wants to act like he care but constantly texting to see his daughter so that it would look like he cares and love us. me and my daughter to him are just two stupid person. he constantly remind me how i'm stupid and how she is going to grow up to me stupid like me. I might not work but I am a full time mother to my baby girl and I cook clean baby sit my boyfriends two kids for free.Question is:am i wrong for taking my 11 month old from CA back to my resident in MA because my boyfriend metally abuse me and I was force to accept it and because of my boyfriend and his families belief? He refused to let me leave california and hide my ID so that I could not leave but when I got the chance I took it and I left because I was force to live a life I did not want. I did not know what was the right way to leave with a child out of state. I just know that I had to act fast because I had the chance to leave and get away. I had no money no job or family support for over a year and a half I couldn't take it no more. Now he file for custody to bring my daughter back to california so that i would have no choose but go back too so that I could be with him again. I love him because I had a past with him but I dont love the way I was treated. Please help me. Do I get a lawyer from MA because my ID and everything is still here or do I find a lawyer in california?
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We are in the process of filing for divorce and getting into some fights. My husband threatened me that he will take away our child and wont pay me alimony. Now he said that his parents are coming to town to help him and they will try to move me out toa smaller apartment so that my husband can get his own place. We are both on the lease but he said he will break it. I doubt he can do it without my consent, can he? I am unemployed but I have some savings and can get a roommate so that I can stay in my oldapartment. Can I restrain his parents from coming near me? Can I put a lock on my bedroom so that they wont snoop in my room?