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I am from massachusetts and my divorce decree just says that

I am from massachusetts and my divorce decree just says that i pay $836 a week in child support plus 23% of my bonuses. When we signed this I had never made more than 250,000 annually. The Ma child support only go up to 250,000 in total income per the worksheet. This year I will surpass that with bonuses do i have to pay beyond the 250,000 or do I stop when my income hits 250,000 my ex wife does not work.JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in? When we are ready I'll take you to the appropriate web page.Customer: massachusettsJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: noJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: no

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This is about child support being ordered from me.....I have

Hi....this is about child support being ordered from me.....I have no rights to my child at all. I don't know what to do?JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Yes New York....I am in MichiganJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No.....They are all busyJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: I am still married to him also......the father cannot even support him, do I have to pay child support if I have no rights to him?

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I wanted to know if an adoption that took place can be

Hi,I wanted to know if an adoption that took place can be reversed or nullified by the adoptive step parent. I'm asking this question for my cousin who is currently in prison. He and his legally separated wife are currently going through a divorce. He adopted her daughter a few years ago at his wife's request since the biological father wasn't in her daughter's life.Things have gotten very nasty between my cousin, his wife and his current live in girlfriend. His wife is using her daughter to get my cousin into legal trouble and neither he or the daughter is benefitting any longer from the adoption. He is also paying child support for her, but never gets to see her.Recently, the biological father has been spending time with his daughter also. Can my cousin file a petition with the court to have the adoption reversed / vacated /nullified or to give up his parental rights?

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I have a question about a property deed that I never signed

I have a question about a property deed that I never signed off of when my ex and I divorced almost ten years ago...I just found out last night by doing some research that my name is ***** ***** it.JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: MichiganJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No, just did some research last night on my computer thru county register of deeds.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: My ex and I were married for ten years, divorcing in Feb. 2007. I just wanted out as quick as possible and did the whole divorce myself online. Our property/house was paid for at the time and I said I didn't want it. It's taxable value is currently about $105,000.

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If my husband and I both agree to it, can my husband

If my husband and I both agree to it, can my husband voluntarily give up parental rights to our daughter when we divorce? We live in New York.JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in? Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No lawyer yet. In New York.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: My husband has a temper and I feel my daughter is better off not growing up around a bunch of yelling and anger. My husband is willing to give up parental rights of I walk away penniless and he won't be obligated to the child or me financially.

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I would like to get a divorce from my wife but I have two

I would like to get a divorce from my wife but I have two kids the difference with me is I already have perminate custody of them because of a other case we went through with social services they found my wife as a unfit mother so all I want her to do is pay her bills change her last name and get her name off my truck title can u help me without paying a lot of money

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My daughter has filed for custody of her children but also

My daughter has filed for custody of her children but also asked for informa paupaus. Today I found out that the private lawyer we talked to can not represent her in court as my daughter did get granted the informa paupaus. We live in Pa and the local free legal services told her since she filed for custody they could not represent her. They are the only free/low cost service in the county. And today we found out the mediation is scheduled for Thursday. She will have no legal representation, and this is going to be nasty as her husbands family has not returned the children twice, and when I spoke with my grandson (7) he was telling me all the thing they are telling him that are false about his mother. Is there anyway to get someone to represent her by Thursay?JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in?Customer: PennsylvaniaJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: He private laywer said since she ws granted the paupaus he can not represent her. The local low fee/free services says they can not represent her.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: The husband family has threatened that they will keep children from her as they know the system and have worked with it for 25 years. One worked with problem kids in a problem kid facility. The other is a children and youth worker. Husband has drinking problem with DUI and recent county jail term for 2 months. This is what my daughter used when she filed for custody.

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We have a situation where two divorced parents share time

We have a situation where two divorced parents share time with the two young children of the marriage. One parent is indoctrinating the children with tales about the other parent. He is also playing games with handovers: withholding the children beyond his allotted time and interfering with their school attendance.Florida Family Law seems to take the view that parents are utterly equal: yet the mother is told that she must abide completely with the time-sharing program prescribed by a Mediated Agreement; while the father is unadmonished for failing to return the children in accordance with that Agreement. Advice is that a Guardian Ad Litem be sought. However, it is almost guaranteed that Florida Family Law will not curtail the father's access: despite the fact that the children's pediatrician considers it harmful to the children.The court would probably not take into account the children's fear of visiting the father, as they are aged 7 and 5.Is there an option whereby the mother could request that the children become wards of the court; or wards of the state? If so, on approval, I believe that the mother would simultaneously cede control of the children to court or state. Could such drastic action be a route to preventing the father's unsupervised access to the children; while allowing a future resumption of normal maternal access?

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I was divorced in Pa and now I live in NJ, he is still in

I was divorced in Pa and now I live in NJ, he is still in PA. Do I need an attorney in PA to help me with alimony?JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: I live in NJ. He lives in PaJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: I have ben divorced since 2003. Never had any child support or alimony legallyJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: For years he didn't help them a few years ago he started giving us some money now he just stopped I have 3 daughters 25,21 and 18. The youngest is just starting college

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