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My new son in law left with my daughter. About a month ago.

My new son in law left with my daughter. About a month ago. She left her children 13 and 14 with me. I have gurdianship. He also left his 16 and 13 year old... Is this abandamentJA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?Customer: KentuckyJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: I tried . He said something about I could file for my daughters children but their father whom has a child abuse charge on the 13 and 14 will try to get them and I could loose..Also he told me just call police 5th I take 16 and 13. Off my handsJA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: 41042JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: I have my daughters 19 and 16 in my how already. Now it's 6 children in a 3 bedroom mobile home. The 13 and 16 have a mother in 47274.. She had signed custodyto father years ago due to drug use.. She is better and wants her children. We are afraid if I take them. To her the father May come and her them show cusody papers and we would be done. What should we do

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Michael J, Esq.

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I have a child custody case where Michigan is the home state

Hello. I have a child custody case where Michigan is the home state and Maryland has intervened with temporary Jurisdiction in-order to protect the child from child abuse. Michigan has ordered for the immediate return of the child in a hearing which I was never served for and was not present. Maryland has reaffirmed their temporary jurisdiction. The child is present in Maryland. I am not sure how to respond to michigan's orders to return the child?JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Michigan home state and Maryland temporary jurisdiction.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Only legal aid at Maryland courts.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: Case has history of domestic violence and both children have been victims of the same while in the care of the parent in Michigan. Oldest child 17 diadnosed with PTSD and youngest child that is subject matter 13 diagnosed with major depression and adjustment order. Medical care for youngest child has been neglected and Michigan parent refuses to offer child medical care and administration of medication.

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My grandson in phoenix az visited me in las vegas, nv when

my grandson in phoenix az visited me in las vegas, nv when his father who lives in Calif brought him for a visit. the mother in AZ has 100% legal and physical custody. grandson is 10 yrs old. his weight was 45 lbs height 4' 1.5" BMI 12.9 he refuses to eat any fruit or any kind. His mother has destroyed 7 cell phones that his father got him so the 2 could talk. Mother has destroyed new cloths father has bought for him. maternal grandparents are teachers in phoenix AZ. i feel the system has failed my grandson. can i file child abuse and neglect case and drive to AZ and take custody of my grandson who is emaciated without him going into foster care?

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My wife and I are getting a divorced. I moved out this past

My wife and I are getting a divorced. I moved out this past weekend. Sunday afternoon she laid out the term for our divorce and my visitation with our 4 month old son. Sunday night I texted her in an angry matter questioning her mental fitness and honesty. Monday I emailed her with my counter terms to the divorce and while sometimes sarcastic I was not mean. After not hearing from her for two days I grew suspicious given her history and looked online to see she had filed a TRO (not sure if that is part of the divorce or something separate). No threats were made, I have the text and email. I have not been served yet. What happens now? I was supposed to pick up my son tomorrow for a visit but I assume that is off? I'm not comfortable contacting her now. Is it possible to fight the validity of the TRO and if so are we racking up huge lawyer fees?

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My boyfriend was arrested on a felony child abuse charge but

My boyfriend was arrested on a felony child abuse charge but really all he did was push my son to take a phone away during a fight with me. I spoke with children protective services immediately (interview with my parents, myself and son), filed a restraining order that they and the police said I HAD TO DO and dropped the restraining order.What happens if I do not want to seek charges (which i told the states attorneys office) and would like to allow my boyfriend home after he finishes his alcohol rehab which is currently in.I have no record, my boyfriend has no record and my son is not abused. But I hear horror stories

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Granddaughter's former husband has denied ANY parenting time

Granddaughter's former husband has denied ANY parenting time for over one year. Children cut off from mother and mother's family. Ex-husband and his lawyer have confounded her do-it-herself efforts for help through courts.

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An ex girlfriend of the man I am with called child

An ex girlfriend of the man I am with called child protection services and lied. When they came they found the accusations of unsupervised kids to be false but because I smoke pot (not around my kids) I have to go to classes, and my boyfriend refused to take a urinalysis so they made me move out of his house. I'm remodeling my house so we are staying at my oldest daughters house until then. Even though they found the accusations of unsupervised kids not true, they still make me go to child abuse classes and said that if I didn't go then my oldest daughter could lose her baby too. Is this right?

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I, have a situation. My niece and her former husband,

Hello, I, have a situation. My niece and her former husband, adopted a child. She has been having horrible custody battle with his family about the child staying with her and her husband, because their son has abuse problems. The ten year old has issues and they do not address them or do they take her to the doctors for anything. They have been more against my niece because they are caucasian and she is a afro american. This mas has not only hit her but he has made her pee in a cup to take to his probation officer as well taken a bath with her. She freaks out everytime she has to go with that family and she leaves. The child services has her at their office because they just came out of court and told the adopted father, that he could take her back to his Moms home and she refuses to go. Is there anyone who is listening about what is going in HARRISBURG, PA. THE SYSTEM IS AWFUL. THE FATHER SAID HE DID NOT WANT THE CHILD AND LEFT THE HOME AFTER BEATING MY NIECE AND THE TEN YEAR OLD GIRL. WE, NEED SOMEONE TO ADDRESS THIS VERY SOON.

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Is it illegal for a mother to share a one bedroom apartment

Is it illegal for a mother to share a one bedroom apartment with her 6 year old son? They have separate beds and plenty of space around the rest of the apartment. Also, what are the laws regarding boyfriends spending the night in the same room while child is home? Does he have to stay in a separate room?

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Lucy, Esq.

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