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I have a 17 year old daughter who has been staying with her

Hello! I have a 17 year old daughter who has been staying with her aunt in NY state for about 5 or 6 months now. I signed a permission slip for her aunt to have temporary guardianship. My issue is that they have her in a mental hospital right now and are not letting me participate in her care plan and discharge what can I do?JA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Her school reported an incident which is why she was referred to the ER for a self harm eval from there, they transferred to a private facilityJA: Because education law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: New YorkJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: The family there is not cooperating with me or telling me the truth about things I can't get accurate information from them and the facility isn't wanting to include me in her care plan I am her mother Thank you :)

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Bruce Schreiber

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I need to speak to a family law lawyer ASAP for the state of

I need to speak to a family law lawyer ASAP for the state of FLJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: I am divorced. My ex husband and I have a parenting plan. Today was my day with my son. He has become this other person and did not bring my son to me. I was told that with the parenting plan paperwork I could go with a deputy and bring my son. I did that and the deputy did not help. I am going down to the court house tomorrow. I need guidance. I need to know what to do. I need my son back. I do not trust this man with my son. He is playing evil games.JA: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: FloridaJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I just want my son. I want to put him on child support and I want to put an injunction for him to stay away from us. He is harassing me mentally. via text and calls. He has done so physically before and I was dumb enough to let him get away with it. I can not let me son fall into that

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Bruce Schreiber

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Does it show bad faith to file a motion for enforcement of

Does it show bad faith to file a motion for enforcement of child support 6 months after the alleged violation and when each month there has been payments made to cover the arrears?

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I have filed a motion to relocate my children I have sole

I have filed a motion to relocate my children I have sole custody my ex husband has filed a counter claim and has a hearing scheduled for 2 months after my motion to relocate hearing. Will the judge be able determine an outcome on my hearing if the counter claim has not been heard?JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: New MexicoJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: There is a cyfd investigation against him for verbal and emotional abuse of the children.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No

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Bruce Schreiber

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My grandson is 10 years old his Mother has left him in the

My grandson is 10 years old his Mother has left him in the care of the father a couple of years ago we don't even know where she is my son the Father will not work and My grandson has been left countless times with relatives and moved about like a rag doll I want the child and my husband and i are able to care for him and send him to school please help

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Sue

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I am fostering a 5 month old. He came to us when he was 2

I am fostering a 5 month old. He came to us when he was 2 months old. In april reunifation was terminated. On July 10th is the tpr hearing. The birth mom has had 8 children. 6 are with family members. One toddler is in foster care and the baby we have in foster cAre. She's been in and out of rehab for many years. My question/concern- she thinks she's getting allThe kids back. Her rehab is very strict on visiting hours so we can't do the 3 times per week for 3 hour visitation. We also will no longer monitor. We transport but require a monitor. She gets once per week right now because that's all that works with the rehab schedule as well as ours and the social worker who monitors. I worry we will get in trouble because a she's. or getting her 3 times per week. Also, I am sure she'llFile the change of circumstance appeal. Do you think being in rehab would be enough to get that appeal through?

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Sue

Juris Doctorate

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Wanted to ask you a question about my brother and his

Hello, my name is ***** ***** wanted to ask you a question about my brother and his daughter. My brother is picking up the daughter for this summer. But, you know, the mother, Jenny, and my brother don't get along very well. So, the mother, Jenny, is pregnant and going to have the baby for the summer but that's the time when my brother has to pick up his daughter. I think there's going to be a problem when my brother picks her daughter up. What should my brother do in order to not have any problems picking up his daughter by law.

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Bruce Schreiber

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Custody issue, Louisiana but my step son is in Mississippi,

custody issueJA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: Louisiana but my step son is in MississippiJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: yes. His mother has lost custody due to neglectJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: we want custody but custody has been temporarily granted to his grand parents due to lack of visitation provided to us. she denied knowing our number

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Bruce Schreiber

Juris Doctor

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My niece was staying with me until april 27th when cps took

my niece was staying with me until april 27th when cps took her from me because her parents had an investigation opened on them. I wasn't able to qualify for emergency shelter for her because I had a bad check charge in 2011!! shes been gone for a week and a couple of days already and ive been racking my brain how to get her back. My daughter brought to my attention a power of attorney her mother gave me on the 29th of march so I can take her to the doctors incase she needed care etc. my question to you is can I get her back with that piece of paper, because the petition that was served to her parents stated that the baby was taken from them , when they in fact took her from me!!JA: Can you tell me what state this is in? And just to clarify, what paperwork has been filed?Customer: californiaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: im not sure, they got a warrant to remove her from their care, and they already went to court on Tuesday... an investigation is pending I believeJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: being that I was given the power of attorney can I get her back?

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Bruce Schreiber

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