My husband and I are recently married and we are trying to figure out the best way to go about getting custody of his son. The mother of his child and him were never married. She is threatening to leave the state with his child, against our wishes. The mother of the child is not a legal citizen, has no proof of income, no driver's license, and a total of 3 children from 3 different fathers. She is trying to say that she lost their son's birth certificate and that my husband has no rights to their son. We have heard a lot of mixed information regarding the process. One of the things we have heard repetitively is that we need to get an order for temporary custody. What is the best way to go about handling all of this before she tries to take his son? We have a consult set up with a lawyer next week, but this is an urgent matter to us and we need advice on what actions can be taken immediately. Thank you so much for taking the time to review my question! We really appreciate any help we can get.
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