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I would like to know if a primary conservator of a child can

My name is ***** ***** I would like to know if a primary conservator of a child can obtain his or her own certified copy of birth certificate and a copy of SS card of a child? And a possessory conservator is not bound to give those documents to primary conservator. Assistant: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue? Customer: I had the full custody of my child previously but later i decided to give up my right as a primary and gave that to my ex-wife. now my ex- is demanding birth certificate and ss card of our child from me. my previous attorney had told me that she can get her own copy of birth certificate. my question is can she also get her own copy of ss card and am i legally bound to give her these documents. there is no mention in the divorce decree about these documents except the passport which can be exchanged between us when one of us has travel plans.

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I want to leave my husband but I'm afraid he will not let me

I want to leave my husband but I'm afraid he will not let me take my kids with me . Can he stop me from taking them with me ?JA: Family law varies by state. What state are you in?Customer: CaliforniaJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: NoJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Yes we're not legally married but been together for 16 years

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My husband and I are filing for divorce. Our son is not

My husband and I are filing for divorce. Our son is not biologically his but he doesn't know. I'm trying to figure out what to do from a legal standpoint.JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: TennesseeJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Not yet. We have an appointment, but we are using the same one. I'm just trying to decide whether to tell him or not based on legal ramifications.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: If i tell my husband he is not the father, what rights does he have?

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I live in North Carolina, the biological father lives in

I live in North Carolina, the biological father lives in Georgia.My daughter is 7 years old. A few years ago I took my daughter's father to court for child support. (I lived in North Carolina, and he in Gerogia.) He signed a Paternity Acknowledgement whenever she was 5 months old. Whenever she was 4 years old, I filed for child support and he challenged the paternity. They grated him a paternity test and found he was not the father. I had no idea. Now, (two years later) I have thought about it for some time and discovered her biological father. I have taken him to court for child support. The first man is still listed as her father on her birth certificate. She also knows her last name as his. Will she be required to change her name? Also, the man that is listed has moved somewhere in Washington state I am unsure of how I can get him to desestablish himself as the father. What would I do in this case?

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Me and my ex boyfriend have a 2 year old together and he was

Me and my ex boyfriend have a 2 year old together and he was unemployed for the first year and a half of our sons life so I had to completely support myself with child care expenses and medical which was very difficult. He now has a job and paying some, not as much as what would be court ordered. I will make it legal but low on finances right now. Could I ask for back child support for the medical I paid for the birth of our child and the year and a half he did not pay anything?JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: TexasJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Not yet, trying to get finances together. Just seeing if it is possible or that is in the past and no court order was ever filedJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Is he responsible also for medical

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My ex girlfriend has moved my son from Vietnam to California

My ex girlfriend has moved my son from Vietnam to California and has now filed child support on my with the state. Is this legal and will I be required to pay the California child support requirementsJA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: My son was born in Vietnam and they now live in CaliforniaJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Not yetJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I work in Vietnam and have assets in the USA both properties and a business. But travel back and forth to America 3,4 times a year

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My daughter received papers in regards to parentage for her

Hello my daughter received papers in regards ***** ***** for her twin girls. The dad is asking for a paternity test. She has no issue submitting to the test but does not have the money to pay for it and the only reason he is asking for the test is because she is no longer with him. She just got the papers and has a court date on next TuesdayJA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: WashingtonJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: They did the birth certificates and the state is asking for child support that is the other reason he is petitioning itJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: not that I can think of

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Statue of limitations claiming paternity, if the mother is

Statue of limitations claiming paternity, if the mother is has been retired for 6 years and the child is now 20 years old.

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I have reason to believe that my son is not my biological

I have reason to believe that my son is not my biological child, and that the mother cheated on me while we were married. How do I prove parentage? Would I be reimbursed for the child support that I have paid if he is proven not to be mine?

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