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In Indiana, if the primary parent cannot pick up the child

In Indiana, if the primary parent cannot pick up the child from school, should the other parent have the right to do so? Primary parent lives with girlfriend. Girlfriend picks up child.

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Under what circumstances could a grandmother obtain custody

Under what circumstances could a grandmother obtain custody of a 14 year old child? Biological father has never even met child. Her daughter the mother of the 14 year old lives with 10 year boyfriend. There were allegations of abuse against him. Never any prior to now and never any law involved. No evidence because untrue.

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Asad Rahman

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I have not seen my daughter in 8 months. I have a court

I have not seen my daughter in 8 months. I have a court ordered parenting plan innolace since 2014 that grants me weekend visits every other weekend. Back in Jan 2016 she filed a restraining order for domestic violence, I was never arrested just accused. Judge places a infinate injunction to have no contact with her mother. The judge modified the parenting plan to have my mom pick up my daughter every other weekend. She never did. I have a lawyer who suggested to wait a couple months to file a motion to enforce visitation. That was done in June. Given a court date for Sept. She has since taken my child to another state which violates the parenting plan state's she cannot leave without my permission or the court's. My lawyer filed and emergency motion to return my daughter, that was today. She told the judge no she will not bring her back and she left because she was evicted from her house and had no where to go although her mother lives up the street. She appeared telephonic today at the hearing and the judge "felt bad for her" and ordered a motion to return the child at the next court date in Sept. I feel no one cares about my rights and don't believe she is go to bring her in that day either. What if any, will her punishment be if she does not bring her back to court. I have not seen heard or spoken to my daughter since December last year?????

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Asad Rahman

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My father left that house and us.. my mother did everything

my father left that house and us.. my mother did everything to save that property after the fire she bought it we lived in it for 7 years while he left and gave up on the house and us. he has caused us financial stress by taking our monthly income away from us and by going behind us and listing the house. they are currently separated.

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Loren

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For years my mother was bedridden because if osteoporosis.

For years my mother was bedridden because if osteoporosis. She was married to a man who never wanted any of her family around her, yet we never stopped coming around. She and her husband lived in the home my dad had paid for, so I always felt I could come and go since I grew up there. This is what I did. For years my mother paid out of her own money,the money my dad had given her as a gift and from his social security check each month, for a caregiver to help take care of her since she was confined to a hospital bed. Her husband, however, insisted he could do this job better, so half the time he wouldn't let anyone near her. We found out later that she remained in soiled pjs that had been thrown in the dryer and put back on her on several occasions. He also administered all of her meds. We recently found out he only fed her one egg a day. She was sick a lot and did go to the hospital several times for dehydration. Many times in the past, he did over medicated her in spite of what anyone told him. Finally, after realizing what he was doing to her, I turned him in to Texas Adult Protective services. My older brother and I met with the social worker and her supervisor and the spouse last April and her husband was told that the State had enough evidence against him to charge him for abuse and neglect, but they didn't. Instead, they turned her care and all the medications over to my brother and me. So, using my mother's money, I hired 24/7 care, and put her medicine in a lock safe. She was doing so well, eating better, laughing, even trying to read the newspaper. My sister moved in and administered the meds: I had AM & PM meds in dispensers under lock as well as a card describing what each pill looked like and what it was for in case a pill was dropped. The nurse from the home care said the meds situation was good. The spouse was told by the social worker not to give my mother anything, to leave her care up to me and my siblings.About a month ago, one of the caregivers caught the spouse giving my mother some of his homemade wine. My mother developed a bad case of diarrhea. His response was he could do what he wanted. I contacted the social worker and she did nothing. Then two weeks ago, my sister had to leave for a week to take care of some business. This was on a Tuesday, and I was going the next day to stay at my mother's house until she returned. Even though she had a caregiver 24/7, we felt that someone had to watch him at all times. Around noon on that Tuesday, I got a text from the caregiver that my mother was throwing up. She said that after Mother had her breakfast, she complained of her stomach. This is when her spouse gave her Two alka seltzers. He had already been told by a nurse while Mother was in the hospital last April not to give her alka seltzer; instead give her some kind of carbonated drink( Srite); she had already had a Nexium before breakfast that morning. I had also told the caregiver to call me if he ever tried giving her anything. I had also bought some gingerale in her refrigerator for that very purpose, indigestion. To make a long story short, my mother continued to throw up and had to go to the hospital that same Tuesday evening. She died three days later. They said she had aspirated. I contacted the social worker and she responded with "sorry for your loss." I'm devastated. Can anything be done about this? At the hospital, I don't think anyone discussed him giving her the alka seltzers, but that is definitely what caused her to start vomiting, which in turn caused her to aspirate.

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Gerald-Esquire

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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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Alex J. Esq.

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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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JD 1992

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The mother of my child will not give me my child this

The mother of my child will not give me my child this weekend and it is my weekend to have her. What can I do?JA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?Customer: Sorry, IndianaJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Waiting for him to return my phone cdall.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: Sure but I can't write it all down.

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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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Michael J, Esq.

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