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My ex husband and I have a custody order that specifies that

My ex husband and I have a custody order that specifies that during the school year he has our daughter on 2 alternating schedules. One week he has her Friday after school, keeping her til he drops her back at school Monday morning. The next week he has her after school Thursday until he drops her off at my house at noon on Saturday.My issue is that since he works, he expects me to keep her after school on his days until he picks her up around 5:30pm. If I tell him I'm not available, he has told me our daughter will either have to wait at the school office for the 3-4 hours until he can pick her up, or I have to arrange other childcare for her.This custody arrangement came about through mediation, with a review scheduled in October.

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State: Louisiana. Last year (Feb, 2015 to be exact) My

State: Louisiana. Last year (Feb, 2015 to be exact) My ex-husband and were divorced. We have one daughter. I am now questioning the paternity. I do not believe that Laurel ( My daughter is My ex-husbands) . He is the domiciliary parent. I pay 150$ in Child Support Payments each month. I committed adultery and that is why we were divorced. I am now married with the said other man. I get visitation for all of major school breaks and holidays. If I asked him for a paternity test , will that have any negative consequences on our agreement or on me in the future? If he takes the test, and it says negative, that he is not the father, then what do I do next? I know who the father would be. This only happened two days ago after a person indicated that the two looked a lot alike. What do I do? I don't want to lose my child or have negative consequences.

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My stepdaughter has primary custody ( 4 day) and father has

My stepdaughter has primary custody ( 4 day) and father has 3 days.JA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?Customer: The father has requested they rotate one week at a time..In Arizona.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Is one week too longJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: Yes this has been to court already. Is one week to long for a child (4yrs) to be without seeing either partentJA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in?Customer: Arizona

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I have a question regarding legal custody when separated but

I have a question regarding legal custody when separated but not divorced in TennesseeJA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: tennesseeJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: noJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: Yes my spouse is currently on parole for felony homocide with 15 years left in his parole.

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I have made friends with a very nice undocumented immigrant.

I have made friends with a very nice young undocumented immigrant. She has been here 7 years and has an American born son that is 4 years old. Her ex husband lives in Atlanta and provides no financial or parental support but is very threatening of her with her current status, not even considering his own. I also understand that he was physically abusive to her in the past which led to their separation. That being said, all she has is a passport and a Mexican ID Card and wants to take her son back to Mexico to see her biological parents but the ex husband has threatened to contact authorities and report the child being taken without consent. There are no legal papers for custody but she does possess all of the child's documentation.What can she do to avoid further conflicts with this once abusive and absentee father?

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Please can you assist with my query - it has to do with

Please can you assist with my query - it has to do with family law and immigration law as well - not too sure, so I chose family law.My son, is from South Africa, and has been living and working in Miami, Florida for the past 3 years, and during that time he met...and married a woman, who is from Puerto Rico, but she is an American citizen.They got married approximately 18 months ago, and have just had their first child - the baby was born a week ago tomorrow.(He is in the process of obtaining his green card)On Sunday, when she was discharged from hospital with the baby - she informed my son, that her mom was taking her to stay, with the baby, at her ex-boyfriends house, seeing as her Dad who was visiting for the birth of the baby, was also staying there, and she also couldn't walk up the stairs to the apartment, her and my son stay in.She told my son that she would video call him, so he could see his son, while she was staying at her ex-boyfriends house - but to date that has not materialised.He has basically been told by her, that if he pressurises her at all, that she will take the baby and go back to Puerto Rico with her father.If and when my son can get to see the baby - then he isn't allowed in the house, she brings the baby to the car.She has also told my son, that if he puts any pressure on her, that she will have him deported and he will basically never see his son again.Logan (his son) is registered in my sons name.So my question is:- what legal rights does my son have with regards ***** ***** to his son?- can she have him deported, even though they are legally married, and he is the father of their child?- is what she did treated as dessertion?

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I am researching if my emailing an ex wife is considered

I am researching if my emailing an ex wife is considered harassment. Long story short, we have 4 of us on the chain, my current wife, my ex wife, ex wife's new husband. The reason for the email chain is ex and her husband want me to pay for extracurricular activities for two kids in common. We are willing to evenly split all costs for the kids in common, but will not do this if I am continued to be required to pay child support.JA: When we are ready I'll take you to the appropriate web page.Customer: How does this website work?JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: AZJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No, we most recently went to court (March, 2016) for a support order modification. The biggest reason I was ordered to pay support was based on childcare costs she claimed to be paying. But when I provided the childcare receipts, it avgd $100mo and she was claiming to pay $500 mo. When we went to that court hearing I had counsel As did she.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: She did quit her job to be a stay at home mom and used that as a reason to ask for more support. But the judge imputed her with what she was making when she quit. But the email chain is what I am concerned with. I do not want to be charged with harassment because of my responses in email. Although I wasn't trying to harass her, I was trying to reason with her.

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I have a 4 month old daughter. My boyfriend and I both

I have a 4 month old daughter. My boyfriend and I both believed she was his and he signed the VAP. It turns out (we got a dna test), that she is my ex's child who i also have a 6 yr old with. We both would like to get his name off of her birth certificate but we plan to stay together. Is that an option?JA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?Customer: IllinoisJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: He has, but they told him to have me sign a paper saying I commited fraud so we are trying to find another optionJA: Because consumer protection law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: IllinoisJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: The biological father is willing to step up and would like to be on her biryh certificate

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I live in the state of Virginia with sole physical and legal

Hello and good morning.I live in the state of Virginia with sole physical and legal custody of my twin daughters, granted by the state of Virginia. The father of my children has recently been released from Virginia state penitentiary and had his parole transferred to Tennessee. My question is, if I file for child support now will he have to come to court? What happens if he doesn't have a job? And do I need to provide the cost of after school child care expenses I pay?

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