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I have joint custody with my daughters father and her

I have joint custody with my daughters father and her primary placement is with myself but she does see him every other weekend and she is in cheerleading in which she has a competition coming up which lands on his weekend and i have tried to communicate with him about switching weekends so i can make sure she gets to go but he will not let me what would i be able to do?

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We are a heterosexual couple, living together and raising 2

We are a heterosexual couple, living together and raising 2 sons. We have no desire to get married after 21 years together. Our sons are 17 & 16 (younger one suffers from severe autism). We need to file for joint custody of him before he turns 18. Can we get an Affidavit of Domestic Partnership in New Jersey? Is it REQUIRED that we both be 62 or older. Can you offer any advice or help. Thank you.

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Ely

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I currently live in Texas and my husband wants a divorce

I currently live in Texas and my husband wants a divorce after 11 years. We have a 7 year old daughter and I am worried about a joint custody arrangement because my husband is a alcoholic with a bad temper. he does have a couple DUI's and public drunks. is this enough to get full custody and the right to go home to Oklahoma where I have family to help me raise my daughter.

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Ely

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My wife and I have joint custody of my children with the

My wife and I have joint custody of my children with the stipulation they live but since has violated a court order and the police have found no food in the house after the children complained of not eating for two days. What are my next steps?

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I am currently fighting a child custody case and need help.

I am currently fighting a child custody case and need help.JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: MarylandJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: My sons biological father filled for joint custodyJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: My sons biological father is no where stable enough to be able to take care of a kid

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Whitney, Esq.

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I'm in Arizona. I've called and set a meeting with a lawyer,

I'm in Arizona. I've called and set a meeting with a lawyer, but it's not for two weeks. I'm sitting here confused, worried, and I would like to get different points of view and advice. Hopefully this will better prepare me for my meeting with the lawyer.I'm seeking to be the custodial parent (we share joint custody). My ex is unable to appropriately care for our kids, and I believe they would have a more stable environment if they stayed with me during the week.

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Lucy, Esq.

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If I have a child in daycare during my court ordered

If I have a child in daycare during my court ordered time-sharing day, can the other parent legally show up to that daycare unannounced and look around? If so, what's to stop her from doing it any other time she wishes? Need help. My lawyer isn't prompt

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Law Educator, Esq.

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My 15 year old daughter's Mom, my ex wife, has been arrested

My 15 year old daughter's Mom, my ex wife, has been arrested with felony charges. She was denied bond this morning. We have joint custody of our child. Since she is incarcerated, wouldnJA: Family law varies by state. What state are you in?Customer: GeorgiaJA: Have you talked to a laywer yet?Customer: Yes I have. However, since we have joint custody, wouldn't that constitute custody automatically resorting to meJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: My funds are very tight and the fact that I will not be able to ask for child support from the mother who is in jail I was hoping to get by with the lowest fees possible.

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My ex husband died suddenly at the age of 39. We had joint

My ex husband died suddenly at the age of 39. We had joint custody of our 13 year old daughter. Do I need to inform the courts of this?

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Loren

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