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I went through a year long custody battle and a pastor,

I went through a year long custody battle and a pastor, where both myself and my ex attended church, took the stand on behalf of my ex. The pastor was questioned by the opposing attorney and gave his opinion on who should get the kids based on a private counseling session I alone had with him during the marriage. My attorney shut him down very quick when she asked him if he understood privacy privilege laws and he answered "no". This is all documented on the court transcripts. There is actually more than this in regards ***** ***** stepping over boundaries to convince CPS case workers and child counselors that I was an unfit parent. He was only going off of what my ex told him. The counseling session I had with him had only to do with marriage counseling. No child abuse or anything like that. Can I sue this pastor or the church for invasion of privacy?JA: Who currently has legal custody? Is there a custody agreement or order?Customer: divorce is final a year ago. Joint custody with my ex as custodial parent. there is a divorce decreeJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: noJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: not that I can think of

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D. Williams, Esq.

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Second opinion] I have a decree already in place. I have to

Second opinion] I have a decree already in place. I have to pay 40% of expenses for children and my ex has to pay 60%. Arizona is a 50/50 state, so I am liable for 50% of his bills for community property and he is to me. I have not paid him yet for community bills and he has not paid min, however I have been paying my 40%and just had to pay his 60% for child....JA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: I do not have a lawyer and I can not afford it.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I want to take the 60% for my daughters dentist bill out of what I give him for my portion of community debt. I have spent $70,000 of moms retirement and we had not assests!!

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Ray

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Need a welfare check in illinois. Have had difficulty. Is

Need a welfare check in illinois. Have had difficulty. Is ending communication between parents( mother stops any communication between herself and father and also daughter and father communication). Is against order. Also cannot contact in case of emergency. Also has moved with child in past when communication ended.Can i ask for wefare check on child? Police have been highly resistent to even saying no in past.I dont want police tension. Hoping someone could help me better communicate the importance of welfare check without the confrontation they present not to do it. They seem most focused on phone calls. Saying someone ending phone calls is no reason for welfare check. Its more that that and it breaks the parental agreement. Help anyone?JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when did this happen?Customer: Illinios. Marshal countyJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: No, starting with welfare check.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No not at moment

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Law Educator, Esq.

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I have full custody of my 16 yr old son. I have allowed him

I have full custody of my 16 yr old son. I have allowed him to try some alcohols at my home. His father (my ex-husband) is now stating if I do not allow my son to come live with his father, he will press charges against me. His father has also allowed my son to try alcohols as well. During the conversation with my son, his father found out about my now "ex" boyfriend smoking pot with my son and his friends. When I found out about this I was extremely upset and kicked my boyfriend out. I knew absolutely nothing about the illegal drugs what so ever. Can my ex-husband press charges against me for allowing my son to have some alcohol?

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My husband's ex-wife and mother of their two children made a

My husband's ex-wife and mother of their two children made a false accusation of child abuse 4+ years ago and is now posting about it on the internet...I need to know what avenues are available.JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: CalifroniaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: No She brought it up in mediation as an attempt to reduce his overnight visits.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Recently she has been blogging about these claims on the internet and has shared the blog site/address with her 8 year old daughter (the one she claimed was abused). When my husband asked her to remove the blog immediately and stop making these false claims, she refused and added more content...about her being 'emotionally abused' by my husband in their marriage. Is there anything we can do to stop her? I'm concerned my step daughter will read these horrible lies about her on the blog.

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Barrister

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Child Support question. At the time of divorce I had five

Child Support question. At the time of divorce I had five children below the age of 18. My CS was $1340 Per month. Today only two children remain as minors. The Others have all graduated HS and are in college or careers. I have alway known i could reduce my CS but have continued to pay the same amount until this year where i hope reduce it. Can i simple adjust the original amount as it was 1340 divided by 5 equals 268 per child. can i simply reduce it to 536 now that the other children are above 18? My income is about what it was at the beginning. I have live a life of sacriface , living without stuff and am considering buying a house but i need to free up some money.JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Bay county Florida.JA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Only the original divorce judgment. Nothing since then. about five years agoJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no thats all i can think of right now.

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Have a 2010 court order for $$ lumpsum to my ex-wife How can

Have a 2010 court order for $$ lumpsum to my ex-wife How long can she harass me for the collectionJA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: CaliforniaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: What does that mean? There is a court order determing the amountJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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Barrister

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I have a question in family law i was divorced 10 yrs ago

hiJA: Hello. How can we be of help?Customer: i have a question in family law i was divorced 10 yrs ago and in my divorce i was granted joint custody of my children with two of my daughters iving with me i moved to tx and while i was trying to adjust my daughter trinitty went to stay with her dad in california my daughter is now almost 17 and want to ive with me but my husband wil not et her come. they recently had child protective service get involved due to an issue with abuse. i need to know what i can do to have my daughter come live with meJA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: they r in california im in txJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: no all i have is the orginal paperwork with the original judgementJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: we have other children but trinitty is the one who is struggling in that envirnment and CPS got involved because he hit her with a belt. i am concerned because i know how abusive he can be which is why i left him.

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When do I have to answer discovery questions? I received

when do I have to answer discovery questions?I received discovery from the other side, I objected to several of the questions and request for Documents.they filed a motion to compel, some were sustained some were over ruled.How long do I have to supply the answers and documents?there as no time frame specified in the commissioners order/ruling

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