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My husband continues to insist that he cannot afford to pay

Hi again,My husband continues to insist that he cannot afford to pay for a second place. I told him I would leave and find a place with the kids and he has told me he will not allow me to leave with the kids. How can I do this legally? Again he is in the Coast Guard with orders to Washington, DC and we reside in Maryland. Thanks

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Inquiry about traveling to canada from usa with infant. Our

Inquiry about traveling to canada from usa with infant. Our daughter (just turned 20 yr) has a 1 year old son. she is canadian but has been in the USA with us her parents who moved here for a job. She had her son last year and they have both lived with us since his birth. We recently found out we are being transferred back to Canada and our daughter and grandson plan to move with us as they are dependants in our household. Can we move to Canada without written consent from the father? The father visits him but we and our daughter have always been his primary caregiver and supplier of all necessities.

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My sisters husband is controlling every aspect of her life,

my sisters husband is controlling every aspect of her life, he also confiscated her phone, he intercepts her debit cards when she orders them, she started air b and b to make SOME money, he transfers all of it into his own account. She has consented to NONE of this, and she has to borrow money from him. Then he won't let her buy basic things for health and stuff because she 'owes' him. So now she has no $ to care for her 2 year old( whom he spends ZERO time with), let alone herself. What can be done?

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I am currently "separated" from my husband of 10 yrs. and by

Hello. I am currently "separated" from my husband of 10 yrs. and by "separated" meaning we still live in the same apartment but in separate rooms. He originally wanted a divorce and announced it on Nov 2015. It's been 7 months and nobody has filed and his main reason for it is because he cannot afford it. He makes $50k a year and we have two children together both under 18. I am currently on disability due to an illness that requires me to be on dialysis 3x a week. I also recently acquired a weekend part time job (2x a week). He has consulted with a lawyer back in November and was told for both our incomes, I only get $500 for child support for both kids and alimony. I want to now file for the divorce because my situation at home is not the best for me and my children emotionally. My husband has now spent at least $10k on himself (since the separation) and his parents are helping pay for the apartment. So basically, most his paycheck goes to himself and whatever purchases he makes for himself. I wanted to get advice on what steps I should do to move forward with the divorce. I am unable to work full time due to my illness and he wants me to work full time to support myself. I just want to know if alimony and child support for me and my children is in fact $500. Thank you and any info would be greatly appreciated!

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I am in a dilemma. My daughter and I both know that my

I am in a dilemma. My daughter and I both know that my husband is having an affair with a fiend of ours. He refuses to work, so I am making most of the income around here. Even when he says that he is going out to meet with clients, we know that he is with his mistress. However, the problem has gotten worse in that he has become verbally abusive to both of us and he finds fault with just about everything that we do or say. Mind you that I pay most of the bills around here, including the mortgage. We would like to kick him out of the house but don't know how. Any advice?

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I live in PA. My wife informed me by email that she will

I live in PA. My wife informed me by email that she will divorce me, but i did not see any papers yet. We have son 5 years old.If divorce will happen, most likely i will have to leave to different apartment or house. our current house is in not the best school district. I always wanted to move to better school district, but my wife does want to leave in current house.If i will live separately i want to make my son go to the best school. I plan to rent apartment in that school district in case of divorce. How can I make my son to go to this school district if she will make me "sunday father"? How can I make my son to go to good school district if we will have joint child custody after divorce?Thanks.

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I've been married 5.5 yrs together yrs. in CA we

Hi,I've been married 5.5 yrs together for 10 yrs. in CA we have 1 child together and two more from my 1st marriage residing with us.I want to divorce, have for a few years but as of now I need advice as to how I can force him to leave.He is extremely emotionally abusive with name calling harsh words in regard to my recent mental illness diagnosis. 2014 & 2015 were beyond devastating and cruel for me. I watche my Mother AND Sister die of cancer. Was hit by a road raged person causing my to triple flip on the freeway, multiple surgeries w/ harsh recovery. Attacked by a man at a gas station. I've had what my long time therapist & psychiatric call a "mental break". Exact diagnosis is schizophreniform Disorder.He is now at his worst being abusive with calling me names that mean crazy...... Completely harsh and cruel. When frustrated he comes at me like he's going to hit me but never has.I can't take.living under the same roof with him while I'm trying to take good care of myself & 3 daughters...I have no money of my own and nowhere to go since Mom & Sister are gone. I haven't worked since 2009 ..a decision my husband wanted for family planning.Do you have advice for me?

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Offensive Touching charge and received PFA with emergency custody

Offensive Touching charge and received PFA with emergency custody included from my live in boyftiendJA: The Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: YesJA: What advice did they give you?Customer: That due to my pending charge of offensive touching I will not likely get anything but supervised visits with my son. We have PFA hearing this Thursday. Offensive touching hearing is mid May. He has my son who was not victim but witnessed our fight.JA: OK. The Lawyer will need to help you with this. Is there anything else important you think the Lawyer should know?Customer: I have no criminal record. I have an amazing job and make significantly more than he does. I am leaving him and signed 2 year lease. The day this happened, my paycheck was not deposited in joint account and my new landlord called him to verify my history of paying him rent. He owns the home and I've lived there for 6.5 years. I went to jail for the weekend and am not allowed back in his home. Thank the good lord I have credit cards because I'm living temporarily in a camp ground. Im terrified. So scared that I will not see my son soon. I'm struggling.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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Olivia,I am going through a separation. We are not married, but ha

HI Olivia,I am going through a separation. We are not married, but have lived together for the last 6 years. I quit my job when we had our daughter, and I have been the primary care taker of her. I drive her to school every day, take her to doctor's appointments, and sign her up and take her to her activities. I even have solely been the one actively searching for K-school. Since I asked my partner to leave, he says he now wants 50 % custody. It's been a week. Before, he would leave the house and return after she was asleep and not see her for 3 days straight without contact, now, he's been calling he every night. While I understand that he should have visitation rights, I would like to maintain full custody - physical and legal - of her. How do I go about doing that?

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