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I am going through divorce - I filed but the county has not

hello - I am going through divorce - I filed but the county has not yet provided a divorce case number. My question is this - her lawyer put together a custody agreement, which I agree to - joint custody, but primary physical custody to my soon to be x wife...my question is this. I have UGMA account that I opened - maybe to deposit funds to shield my creditors - I am the custodian of this account. Does the fact that primary physical custody going to wife risks that I would lose custodianship of this account, if the case were to go to court? Should I withdraw the funds and put in my own account, to avoid the risk of all the funds being controlled by my wife?JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: PAJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: an uncontested divorce legal service, yesJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: so I just had this one question.

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I have a few questions regarding support. 1). I am not

I have a few questions regarding support.1). I am not employed and when my attorney did the financial sheet he used my temporary employment as income and now I do not receive income from anywhere how do I go about modifying that before final orders are made?2) My husband abandoned myself and our two children 9 mo ago at the time I was a house wife and a full time student I had to sub lease my apartment to prevent my credit getting to a place of not being able to rent in the future leaving me with no options but to move in with my in-laws. Since he has not paid anything towards the support of our children and I mean this literally nothing at all. Can I do something about the financial responsibility he as a parent has for those 9 mo?3). My husband was ordered to pay temporary support starting Dec 1st and I have not received anything at all. We spoke and he said he will give it to my attorney on wed and today is Jan 18th so he is coming owing me two months and he will keep doing this as long as he is allowed to. He said that his employer hasn't gotten the paper work yet even though he has it himself to provide to employer. Who is responsible for getting this paperwork to his employer? what can I do?4). Also we were order to attend parenting class I did but he never did what should be done?5). In the time he was absent before he finally decided to file for divorce he made only one attempt to visit our children now he wants them from Thurs-Sun and I am not willing to give up all the time free with my children. Now he has not seen our children for over three weeks because I was order to meet him across town for the exchange and since then I have no more access to a vehicle nor do I have a valid driver's license (neither does he but he doesn't know that yet) so he was meeting me closer to home but his parents filed a restraining order against him and now he is attempting to punish me through my children by not showing and trying to force me to get them at night 30 mi from home. He has not once shown on time or returned them on time or even kept them the full ordered days since the temporary orders have gone into effect. What can I do about this it is really messing with my children's emotional stability?6) when I went to my temp hearing I was under the impression EVERYTHING was temporary now my attorney said that I agree to joint custody but he never informed me this would be a permanent order and I am stuck with that. If I had known this I would have never agreed to it. Now my husband is putting my children in very compromising situations and I want to be able to prevent that by having full custody what can I do?7) I was married to him or currently am married to him for 10 years and so he could do his thing with work I became a full time house wife caring for the home and our children. When he left I was a housewife and a full time University student I want spousal support how do I go about that and how long will I be able to receive it and how much? His gross monthly income is 4808.00

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I'm looking for case law regarding joint verses sole custody

I'm looking for case law regarding joint verses sole custodyMy X was awarded sole custody because the GAL said since the both of you can't make joint decisions together, she decided to suggest that the court appoint one person sole custody to make decisions to avoid grid lock.I was told there is case law to support the awarding of joint custody even when the parent's can't make joint decisions.The judge did ask us if we would agree to a parental counselor, I agreed, my X did notshe was awarded sole custody.i am trying to show that she is going out of her way not to agree on anything so she would continue to have sole custody.Could you please give me case law where joint was awarded when the parents do not get along and dont make joint decisionsI would appreciate it. \Thank you

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AttyHeather

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I am having a court date tomorrow in divorce court in King's

Hi, I am having a court date tomorrow in divorce court in King's County NY Supreme court specifically to decide between joint custody and joint custody with final decision making to myself. I have been the sole parent for 10 years and my child's father is a good father though it would be extraordinary if he was involved in any decisions. He never has been and in the last 2 years has only seen her 8 times briefly. The judge threatened to hire a lawyer to represent my child at a high cost-I am representing myself for financial reasons. I wondered if there might be case law or if I should prepare a document or facts to represent these issues to the court.

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FamilyAnswer

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I am representing myself in a custody matter. We have a

I am representing myself in a custody matter. We have a joint custody order - and the other party's attorney is sending me letter after letter threatening to take me to court for issues the other party has brought forth that are not accurate. (ie - stating that I am not communicating about medical issues of the child if she had a fever and was given ibuprofen) What is the best way to handle this?

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Ely

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My ex wife who has custodial joint custody of our two

My ex wife who has custodial joint custody of our two children sent me a text asking if she could move 40 miles away across state lines in order to get her own apartment (she was living with a relative) and obtain a job. I told her if shes moving to get a job and live on her own I would be ok with the move. She then stated she would send me a 30 day notice. Today I found out she moved in November and changed my daughters school. She ended up moving in with a boyfriend and never obtained a job. Since I told her that she was able to move if she was getting a job and her own apartment but she moved without getting a job and was living with someone else as well as not telling me she moved, her new address, or who she was living with until I found out myself, is the text allowing to move legally binding or am I able to take her to court for custodial custody due to moving for the 8th time in 2 years without improving her quality of life? The custody case is in Iowa.

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Asad Rahman

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I'm married stay home dad with 2 toddlers (16 months) & one

I'm married stay home dad with 2 toddlers (16 months) & one more on the way needing information on divorce.

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FamilyAnswer

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My child's father and I have joint custody he gets her on

my child's father and I have joint custody he gets her on the weekends well he wants to go on vacation for half the month of february and want to take our daughter although I thinks its a long time away I asked him if i can have information of where she would be staying, and he wants me to accept his phone number only but i want to know exactly where she'll be for for almost two and half weeks. Am I wrong for want that information? Don't I have a right to know where she'll be besides the name of the state?

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I have a five yr old daughter whom I have joint custody with

I have a five yr old daughter whom I have joint custody with her dad. I am very concerned about her education and I'm against forced vaccinations in my state and would like to move out of state where vaccinations aren't forced to enroll your child in school. I have been granted last year to move out of state with my our child but due to the long drawn out court hearings I was financially drained and need more time to move. However, I can still open up the move-away case but I would have to start all over from what I'm told and I'm ok with that.JA: Because education law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: CaliforniaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: I have not refiled yetJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: um would my reason for wanting to move so our daughter don't have to be forced to be vaccinated is justifiable?

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