I have a child custody case where Michigan is the home state
Hello. I have a child custody case where Michigan is the home state and Maryland has intervened with temporary Jurisdiction in-order to protect the child from child abuse. Michigan has ordered for the immediate return of the child in a hearing which I was never served for and was not present. Maryland has reaffirmed their temporary jurisdiction. The child is present in Maryland. I am not sure how to respond to michigan's orders to return the child?JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Michigan home state and Maryland temporary jurisdiction.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Only legal aid at Maryland courts.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: Case has history of domestic violence and both children have been victims of the same while in the care of the parent in Michigan. Oldest child 17 diadnosed with PTSD and youngest child that is subject matter 13 diagnosed with major depression and adjustment order. Medical care for youngest child has been neglected and Michigan parent refuses to offer child medical care and administration of medication.
My wife walked out 8 months ago and has only come to see our
Hi. My wife walked out 8 months ago and has only come to see our 3 kids every 3rd week or so for a few hours and sometimes a month or more goes by and no contact. We are filing divorce but in the meantime, yesterday she parked outside my residence, hiding in her car and when I pulled out she followed me and our 3 yr old son to the drs office. I did not know she was there. When I came out she did her very best to cause a domestic disturbance, screaming and all. She tried to take our son off in her car “without” a car seat and without even telling me where she was going. When she walked out 8 months ago, she went down state and has been there with her boyfriend, who is a felon, all this time. And her family. Continuing, I grabbed the keys out of the ignition and took my son out of the back seat of her car and took him home. She started screaming again and called the police trying to say I caused a problem and tried to get me arrested. The officer called me and I filled him in on the situation and he said he understood and everything was fine.I invite her to come up to see the kids all the time. She is 2 hours away. She rarely comes, once a month or so, and half the time does not show up when she says she will. She has tried to take the kids 3 to 4 times over the past month but NEVER like she did yesterday. She is out of control. She has a sealed record. Her brother, sister in law, boyfriend and niece are all felons. Her father texted me after the incident yesterday and cursed at me and told me he was going to deal with me. He is an ex-con and was in prison for a long time but has been out for quite a while. I am scared to say the least and do not want to live this way. They have no regard for the law and they are determined to lie about domestic violence and get me arrested.Can I get a temporary order for her to stay away until the divorce hearing is done, regarding visitation, since she is now doing these desperate attempts. She was reckless and hysterical. She is desperate because she walked out and has mad terrible choices and is not the same woman I married. Our children have been through enough and I also do not want them surrounded by felons, which includes drugs and domestic violence in their dockets. I want to get through this in one piece. How can I stop her, and protect my kids. I do not want to live like this while we wait for our hearing in a couple of months. HELP. I am so nervous and concerned about what they will try next.I want our kids to see their mother, but NOT like this and NOT with felons. How can I make sure she does not put our kids around criminals once this is settled and even now? And how can I prevent her anther family, from trying to cause domestic disturbances. Temporary order of protection until custody is settled? HOW? Our kids have finally gotten back some of the self worth after she walked out but are still fragile and healing. They, or I, deserve to live like this. Thank you
My granddaughter has to go to visitation with her mother who
My granddaughter has to go to visitation with her mother who is living with a man that has an order against him for inappropriately touching her half sister. The mother has a restraining order against her and can not see or talk to that child. My lawyer won't do anything about it and tells me I need to take my granddaughter to a therapist. I'm her guardian. Is there a way I can protect my grand daughter? We live in kansas.
My friend slept with my ex boyfriend and me and him are
My friend slept with my ex boyfriend and me and him are still friendsJA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?Customer: She is going thru her second divorceJA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: I have nothing on my record but she totally went insane on me today when I confronted her about lying about itJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: She now has me blocked and I am concerned she may try to file something on me. I don't see why or how she could bc she's in jeopardy of keeping her kidsJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: She's bipolar Obviously not w friend
Concerned that order of protection on me from wife in
concerned that order of protection on me from wife in divorce proceedings could affect my rn/np licenseJA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: ArizonaJA: Are we your first resource? And has anything been filed in court?Customer: appeal of oop denied on technicalityJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: i don't think so
If a parent has sole custody of a child does that parent
If a parent has sole custody of a child does that parent have the right to move the kids to another state without a court decision for relocationJA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in?Customer: LouisianaJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Wants to move to TennesseeJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: They have been to court already she was given custody as custodial parent but denied relocation. Is now looking for an order of protection he has been neglecting and physically abusing the children.
I have been with the father of my 13 year old son for a
I have been with the father of my 13 year old son for a little over 14 years. We are not married but together have built a life together. I have been the bookkeeper for his landscaping business and a homemaker since before our son was born. We found the home that we currently reside in together but when he bought it my name was never put on the deed . He has been verbally and sometimes physically abusive to me throughout our relationship and everything came to ahead last Friday night when the police were called after he had put his hands on our son. Now there is a temporary protective order in place until thisFriday. He was asked to leave and I'm curious to what my rights are. I live in the state of California.
I am writing the following for Kenny. I will try to provide
Hi ! My name is ***** ***** I am writing the following for Kenny . I will try to provide you with as much basic information that I am able to. I am sure I will leave out important facts, please forgive me for that . I have known Ken and his parents, Charlie and Anna for more than 40 years.. Kenny's Situation : I owe child support arrears in NYS. My payments are automatically taken out of my Social Security Disability, which I have been receiving since 2005, after having my lower body crushed in a construction accident. The Dept. of Taxation and Finance in NY is who takes it out. My situation is very complicated. My ex left me and took the children Kristen and Shaun to Florida from NY, without my knowing or permission. Presently my ex has moved back to NY with my son. I have talked to and seen Shaun only a couple of times. I have never seen my daughter again. I heard she married and is now a mother of a baby boy, and living in Florida. We had joint custody and I had visiting rights along with my parents. (The children's grandparents). The interest alone in my arrears payments is keeping my balance high. My ex cashed in the 100,000.00 life insurance policy I was required by the court to have, for the children. My mom, the children's grandmother had an order of protection against my ex for continued harassment. My children were treated horribly by my ex, arrested for shoplifting and possibly more.. She constantly condemned my son Shaun. My son is now in jail for 6 or 7 robberies with a loaded gun. He robbed gas stations and convenience stores, some more than once. He needed the money to feed his addiction. Shaun contacted me by phone; before being arrested that night; asking for money. He lied to me saying he needed it for repairs on his car. He didn't own a car and had his drivers license suspended or revoked ??? He wasn't allowed to drive and was on probation. He rode a bike to rob those stores. I refused to get money to him. He was and probably is still a Drug Addict.He was living in the basement of my ex's home. She is an enabler and our son is now serving 20 years + due to his upbringing. She was very tough on Shaun also because he looks quite like me. The night Shaun got caught by the police; my ex and my daughter, who has been brainwashed for years against me, texted me. Doreen blamed me for Shaun's arrest. Kristen, my daughter, texted me that she only needed her mother. Doreen continued texting my blaming and harassing me. Doreen also sent several pictures of the children when they were young, blaming me for the way Shaun was, when she had 100% control , by kidnapping them, years before. Seems like Contempt of Court. In the Divorce papers Doreen was to take back her maiden name; However she does still use mine, whenever she wants. Where the heck was her brain? Its unfair and criminal. He got arrested after 6/7 robberies, not after the first. I had no knowledge of any of these incidents. I found him several jobs through acquaintances, but I knew that he couldn't keep a job. Shaun even told me he couldn't work because his mother needed him to babysit for her two young children. The last time I saw my son, he looked terrible. He was filthy, dirty clothes, unbrushed teeth, terrible scabs on his face. I tried to help him, with advice, jobs, giving him tools, etc. . I helped him with money but stopped when I realized it went towards his purchase of drugs. Shaun was into heavy duty drugs, I found out later. Shaun begged me not to ever tell his mother that he visited with me. He was scared to death of her. The arrest was in all the local papers in the town and surrounding towns. It was even on the Local News in the Area. His mother was interviewed and claimed she was shocked of Shaun's arrest. However, in the next breath, she said he needs help. She said she can't do it alone, and she has four children. She is right, Doreen was unable and too unstable to raise my children. Shaun did not complete high school, under Doreen's care. My son, 29, is in jail, my daughter, 24, who I haven't seen since she left years ago is living in another state. My ex, Doreen, has only her 2 younger children from her second marriage. Hopefully Shaun will get the help he needs for his drug addiction. There are still many details which I haven't listed. My son and daughter were my life. I took both of them to work with me as much as I could and they loved it; especially Shaun, working construction jobs. I am an only child myself ; my parents have passed on. My children were the light of their lives. Doreen took my children across state lines; Basically kidnapping my parents ONLY grandchildren. I was destroyed by the actions of my ex, Doreen. I hope you can help with my child support arrears payments. I have now been paying for several years, however the amount seems to stay the same with interest and all. I also lost my Drivers License several years, thanks to my exThank you so very much !
My wife and I are getting a divorce. I have lived here 5
My wife and I are getting a divorce. I have lived here 5 years but deed is in her name. Can she evict me? Or what are my rights in this matter. Thank you so much.JA: Has anything been filed in court yet?Customer: NoJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: NoJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: Right now just c9ncerned about staying in the home until we work out the arrangements