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I live in Kentucky I took care of infant it started at 3

I live in Kentucky I took care of infant it started at 3 month and lasted until she was 1 year old so became attached. me and grandmother who has custody now had argument. Not allowed visitation now. believe the baby is in a bad situation not being taken care of .do I have any legal rights. this woman is a depressant that has attempted suicide .has ben diagnostic with bipolar and multiple personality. Lives with another woman that is court ordered not to be around children feel like I need to be doing something

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My brother and s girlfriend had their child taken away at a

My brother and his girlfriend had their child taken away at a week old due to injuries that were sustained. Nobody supposedly knows where they came from. He is almost a year now. There is a hearing scheduled in December to find out if the parents will get him back or if he will go up for adoption. My brother went to jail yesterday for domestic violence. His girlfriend had her 2 daughters taken away as well. I just found out this nephew exists. Is there any possibility that I can adopt him, take custody or guardianship of him if I live in California and am merely the aunt? Will they get him back?

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I went out of the country weeks travel. I informed the Dad

Hello, I went out of the country for 2 weeks for international travel. I informed the Dad and our Son's Minor's Counsel but both claim that proper notice was not given. So the Minor's Counsel filed an emergency motion asking Court that a) I return immediately, b) Father to have temporary physical custody until the next court hearing date which is on 6/26.I returned. We already have a custody plan in place. On 6/26, will the original custody orders remain or do I have to fight for custody all over again?

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I have a restraining order against my ex-girlfriend here in

I have a restraining order against my ex-girlfriend here in Georgia. During the hearing last week, she told the court that she was going to be contacting family services because she felt like I had contacted them on her. She had made several false allegations against me during the hearing and they were all dismissed by the judge because she could not provide burden of proof. She even had her kids provide testimony to the allegations and through discussion, the judge discovered through her kids admission that their testimonies had been "coached". A few days later my ex-wife had gotten a phone call from family services that they would be coming by to talk. Allegations were made to family services that there was domestic violence in my ex-wife's home between she and her husband, which there are absolutely none of. We all sat down and talked with the family services worker, I explained to her what I had just went through with my ex and demonstrated to her that my ex is simply just trying to cause problems. We are waiting for family services to conduct their process and receive the allegation dismissal letter from them. Is there anything that we can do to protect ourselves from the harassment and libel that my ex is doing? I know that we can pursue her in court for libel in a civil matter but what we really want is for a criminal judge to threaten her with a jail sentence in hopes that will catch her attention and get on with her life.What are your thoughts for the best course of action?

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My sons father did not see m from Christmas day until the

My sons father did not see him from Christmas day until the 25th of June for less than 10 minutes. The only reason he saw him was because my sons grandmother took him for the night and went to pick up his older brother from his father. Since then he has only asked to see him once and we happened to have plans for that weekend. He has no job, and no place to live. Can I file to get his parental rights terminated here in the State of Alaska?JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: AlaskaJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: NoJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: Not off the top of my head.

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My daughter is wanting to file and she has an appointment

my daughter is wanting to file for divorce and she has an appointment tomorrow but the issue is she agreed that the father could take their child on Thursday and Friday's but since they made that agreement the father has attempted suicide. Our question is do we need to let him have his daughter under this circumstances or can we tell him he can visit her with supervision until we get all the papers filled out or will we be in any violation

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My wife is looking divorce, I agree about that because we

Hello,My wife is looking for the divorce, I agree about that because we have a lot of problem. this Saturday, when I went to charlotte, nc to see my children because I am working in Cincinnati, we got a discussion then she called 911 by saying I am recording conversations by using tape device. She show me 3 tapes devices . police officer came to our house and asked me if I did that, I said no. When the police officer went out, she told me , she will ask my children to complaint also against me about taping conversations. yesterday, she called domestic violence service for her divorce. I am very affray about that because she is looking something to complaint against me. I don't know how I can do for my defense ? I remember do not buy or use tape device, What can I do because I know she is looking for to have custody and also charges support. she does not work, I am alone to pay all bill. I don't know what can I do ? Thank you for your advices.

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Where would a parent file custody of the minor child? In the

Where would a parent file for joint custody of the minor child? In the state child was born or state child is now?

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Is it against the law mother to take the children and not

Is it against the law for a mother to take the children and not let the father see them nor hear from them before visitation has been decided

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