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We have a great nephew that we would like to help. my wife

we have a great nephew that we would like to help. my wife and i have a nephew that is not walking the line and his son is 7 months old.as of now the baby is in custody of the mothers parents .the babys mom is living in a womens shelter/halfway house.we fear that one day the baby wont know any of his family and we do not want that. my wife is a care giver to her older brother who lives with down syndrome and she has been caring him for 12 yrs we also have a 34 year old son that she was born with spinal bifida and she is his care giver as well. she is bonded through the state.we would like to care of little jack until the parents can get their life's back on track.the mother of little jack wanted him go my sister in law that is his grandma. she can not afford to do so. that is the reason little jack is at her parents house. we do not want any money from anyone. we just want little jack to be well taken care of till the his parents are back.how do we about doing so? thank you reading this.

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I have an adult child (29yrs) that i had to get a

i have an adult child (29yrs) that i had to get a restraining order on last year but when i had the police present it to her when she was returning my car after stealing it on New Years eve last year. The police said that since I had the year of her birth wrong, It was invalid even after going through the courts to get it. At that time they said they could serve here with a no trespass order. they removed her then. Then the father of her son was killed in a car accident on July 30th of last year, i went thru the process to retain guardianship of him. My daughter in the meantime was a heroin addict in and out of hospitals. She did sign over custody but I have not had it completed for a court order. I kept supporting her to stay out of my house but i can't continue to do so. So when I saw her at the hospital the last time, I allowed her to stay in my house till she got better and to learn how to raise her son.JA: OK. The Family Lawyer will need to help you with this.Customer: I was not done yetJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Now my daughter was just cuaght stealing my car again while i sleep. I am at my wits end. I want to know if I can enforce the no trespass order even though I allowed her in my house to give her a chance. She now threatens me to try to have her removed by damaging my house and my job.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: She is damaging her 11 yrs. old son by being here.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Family Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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My grandson's friend will be 17 in Aug. s mom and dad are

my grandson's friend will be 17 in Aug. his mom and dad are out of the picture due to drug issues. His grandfather was his guardian, but a few months ago kicked him out and got rid of everything of his, including his birth certificate, social security card and ID. He is working at construction, but we can't find out how to get his ss card. Apparently his grandfather had his guardianship taken away. How can we go about getting ss card , we need the number to get a new birth certificate, and he doesn't know his number

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I am in Wisconsin. My wife is listed as guardian and I'm

I am in Wisconsin. My wife is listed as guardian and I'm listed as Co Guardian of our 6yr grandson. We are currently going through a divorce and I'm curious if she has more authority than I do or do we have equal say? In other words, can she limit or restrict my visitation with my grandson?

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In the state of Nebraska, My mother is 81 and is the sole

In the state of Nebraska, My mother is 81 and is the sole caregiver for her 81 yr old husband who has Alzheimer's.her eldest son is 56 and has lived on public assistance for decades. It has come to my attention that recently the son has been getting mom to pay for large purchases for him, several automobiles in that last year for instance, and these are just the things I know about. She does this willingly because she feels sorry for him and he is slowly taking all of their savings. Since she doesn't object, is their anything I (another son) can do to put a stop to this? Would she have to agree to it?

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If you are a legal guardian of a child but you are divorced

If you are a legal guardian of a child but you are divorced can the custodial parent force you to pay child support. The child lives in Alabama but I live in Louisiana. I presently give money monthly but I don't want to be forced to. Thanks!

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My 2 granddaughters were removed from my daughter in 2009 in

My 2 granddaughters were removed from my daughter in 2009 in were placed with me. My daughter was a heroin addict and was forced to go to rehab. After being drug free for 1 year, the 2 girls were returned to my daughter in 2011.I was told by the CPS worker that, "she had made a mistake and that they had to return the girls back to my daughter". Not long after they were returned back to my daughter,I noticed neglect and I suspected abuse and neglect. I have spoken to CPS several times and have been told that my accusations have been unfounded. I have spoken to the police and I have been told that it's very hard to have children removed from their parents and that CPS is the only agency that can handle it.My contact with the girls is very minimal, due to my daughters fear that I will report her again.Things that I have witnessed.The girls were here yesterday and the 5 year old said her teeth hurt and showed me a growth the size of a pencil eraser on her gums. She's also had some kind of a rash with what looks like worsts in most of her body and she itches so bad that she scratches so hard that she has long dried bloody marks on her back.The 5 year old is very small framed but her stomach is very large, similar to sickly children in Africa (I apologize but I don't know how to describe it).The 7 year old has been complaining for months of constant itching with similar skin problems as the 5 year old. She also said she's had an earache for days and keeps asking her mom to take her to the doctors, but has not.The 7 year old is terrified of the dentist, due to having 5 teeth extracted on the same day.The 7 year old has made sexual acts while taking a bath in my home and stated to me that her mom told her it okay for her to do it. She has also acted out in a sexual manner in the presence of her older brother who lives with me.Both girls are always hungry when they come to my home. I always ask what they ate today? I always get the same answer cheese sticks, candy, snack or yesterday evening they said cheese and crackers and no breakfast. I asked like I always do if they asked their mom to make them food and their answer was same as always. "My mom is asleep".The girls are seldom clean and they've had lice numerous times. Yesterday I checked the 5 year old head and she had matted knots in her pony tail. I asked her who did her hair. She said her 7 year old sister. I asked if her why didn't mom do her hair. With a very sad face she shook her head and said my mom doesn't do it.The 7 year old said they had spent the day cleaning because they are getting ready to move and she was very excited because they're moving to a big house she said. She said they're going to move with her moms boyfriend. I asked her if her boyfriends daughters who are 6 and 17 years old's are going to be living with them as well. She said no because the 17 year old "put her hands on my mom" and the boyfriend kicked his daughters out of his house.I've had guardianship for over 13 years, of my daughters oldest son who is 17 years old. He stated to me a few months ago that his mom told him thather boyfriends 17 year old daughter had tried to run her over with a car. This tells me that there's also violence in and out of my daughters home on top of neglect and abuse.To make things worse my daughter is pregnant again and is due in August and I fear for this unborn child. My daughter is drug free but she continues to be a poor mother.I have ceased communication with my daughter since about June of 2015, because she refused to get medical attention to my 7 year old granddaughter.I can go on in on with more... I believe that CPS no longer wants to be involved is due to the error that the CPS worker made. I've made so many phone calls to ask for help and have my granddaughters removed from their mom but I always get told that it's not enough. I have reached the point of loosing trust in the system, but I know my granddaughters need protection. I want to ask if there is somewhere that I can contact that may be able to help.Thank you!The girls told me that were tired because

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Q1 How after a Judge signs on Order would I have to make an

Q1 How long after a Judge signs on Order would I have to make an appeal?Q2. Could a person that has equivalent understanding of the law as paralegal, be able to do an appeal Prose?Q3. If an appeal was granted, does it have to be the same Judge that redoes the trial even if one has asked to recuse the Judge?Q4? If the Judge who started to make decisions on issues where no evidence was presented and they were not part of any parties remedies request, would those issues be some of the issues upon which one would file an appeal?Thanks

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Can CPS put something on our records if we terminate our

Can CPS put something on our records if we terminate our guardianship to my niece.

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