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I have a question about child support in an Uncontested

Hi, I have a question about child support in an Uncontested Divorce in FL. So my question is, is it possible to waive child support in an Uncontested Divorce in Florida? The reason being, I have a friend who wants to do the Uncontested Divorce and file it pro se (the paperwork is relatively simple), but we have been getting mixed opinions as to whether or not it is possible to Waive the child support for one of the parties through that paperwork that one can file "pro se"?Can you please clarify? Thank you!

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We are at our wits end. I was wondering if it is ok to write

Hello, we are at our wits end. I was wondering if it is ok to write the judge a letter in a custody visitation matter to maybe get an earler date. My son has a case in Charlotte, NC. the Trial for joint custody is end of September. However there is an existing order that the mother refuses to follow. we know about the Motions for contempt and we are filing same, but that might not be jeard until September also. Meanwhile my son can not see his child. He has texted, called, and even sent her demand letter, he has went to the house with police and either she doesn't answer or says the child is not there. I thought an attorney may have better luck but they all want thousands up front that my son does not have. Is there anything else we can do other than wait?JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in?Customer: NCJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Yes. But all want retainer that my son does not haveJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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Second opinion] I have been awarded sole converserator, the

Second opinion] I have been awarded sole converserator, the father was given standard visitation, which he has not taken part of until recently in april he was given my 3yr old daughter for his weekend but he refused to return her, he kept her for 33days and i had to file writ of habeas to get her back, the judge refused to change the orders because we have a hearing on monday, he is now due for his summer visit for 43 days starting this thursday. how can I prevent this since he has abused his last visitation. plus my daughter is being seen for PTSD since her visitation with him. What would be my penalty to hold her from his visit until we can get before the Judge on Monday?

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My husband is divorced. He and his ex have 2 children and

My husband is divorced. He and his ex have 2 children and specific parenting plan. He is supposed to have every other weekend. She refuses to allow him to have his kids. She moved over 100 miles away without his knowledge. Does he need to get lawyer or can he just file petition with court himself and have her served for violating their parenting plan? In Nashville TN.JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Nashville TNJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: No. We are on tight budget and can't afford lawyerJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No i don't think so

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I have a general procedural question, The proceeding isn't a

I have a general procedural questionJA: Family law varies by state. What state are you in?Customer: The proceeding isn't a family law proceeding, it is a 42 USC 1983 proceeding out of the middle district of Florida. My question concerns an interpretation the court's order in reference to pro se litigation.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: The court issued an order which ordered the pro se plaintiff to follow the local rules of the court. Previously the plaintiff filed an amended complaint in a form that was not compliant with the local rules of the court which the litigant did not know about prior to the court's order directing him toward the local rules of the court. The order however did not mention whether or not the court had struck the previously filed documents. The question is how to fix the amended complaint to fit the local rule of the court.

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I'm filing for a modification for a support order because my

I'm filing for a modification for a support order because my daughter changed her residence from her mom's house to mine, at her mother's request. I'm filing in nassau family court,NY, were the last modification was filed when she was living on campus at college. The mother has a lot of money that was supposed to go toward my daughter's college, like UTMA savings accounts for her and also took $7,700 in social security payments that was paid to my daughter when she turned 18, it was fraudulently intercepted. I want her to turn the money over to my daughter. Could I request this in the family court child support modification as well? My daughter is 20 years old and a full time college student, local.

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I have Many questions related to a case that I am involved

I have Many questions related to a case that I am involved in (respondent). I am representing myself Pro Se. Lets start with this. I am in and under Missouri Law. I need to get hold of my email records from both Yahoo and Gmail (which I deleted previously) and also text messages from Cricket cell phone carrier (which I previously deleted). Is the only way with a Subpoena to each of the companies I listed? and does a judge have to issue this? Does it have to be the Judge presiding over my case in which I am the respondent OR can I try to find an attorney connected to ANY judge to grant this subpoena?

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You helped me with my last question, so I am copying the one

Hi, you helped me with my last question, so I am copying the one I just posted tonight to you.I am acting Pro-se and have a pre-trial conference that I filed, and a contempt hearing my ex husband filed, combined into one hearing date on Friday. I have prepared my rebuttal for both, but feel I may need to have the judge read our previous correspondence that was ordered through our family wizard. In order to have that entered into the court hearings, am I allowed to print out the messages and enter them as exhibits during the hearing? Or would I have had to file a motion, to have them entered prior to the hearing? The correspondence is relevant to both cases, but more so the contempt. Also, after I filed a motion to have opposing counsel dismissed, his lawyer/current wife withdrew herself, and they hired new new counsel. New counsel amended the motion for contempt, that she had previously filed against me, and filed a motion to continue the hearing date set for that. Motions court for the continuance was cancelled abruptly the day it was scheduled. I was there and had previously filed a written response to the motion to continue. In it I was asking for substantial time (30 days) to respond to any new or amended motion of contempt against me and simply stating I was not opposed to the continuance. Since motions court was cancelled, the judge never got my pleading. I received the amended motion for contempt 6 days prior to the hearing date. In the amended motion for contempt, there are pages left out of the most recent order and exhibit e which is relevant to the case, most likely in favor of me and the rebuttals against them. Should I bring up the lack of these pages in the amended motion and provide the pages that are missing to the judge and opposing counsel at the hearing? Is there a different way I should handle the lack of pages in the amended motion?Thank you for your time,Ranee

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My wife's employer was served a subpoena duces tecum to

My wife's employer was served a subpoena duces tecum to produce all employment records. The document is only stamped with 2 dates and the signature is not readable. It is my understanding that only the clerk of the circuit court or a licensed attorney can create and serve such a document. There is much personal information in her employment records like bank account numbers from auto deposits of her checks and other personal information she does not wish her EX to have. Their current case pending in court is where their last minor child (16) will attend school in the fall. There is a pending 50/50 parenting agreement on the table but the only open issue is where the child will attend school. The judge has told her EX that unless his grades improve greatly she will allow the child to attend and live at the mothers residence under the 50/50 ruling. How does the employer determine if the subpoena is real or just produced by the EX's wife who works for a legal firm as a paralegal. My wife does not want that info handed out. In their current court document she is only obligated to provide him with a yearly W2 which has done.JA: What state is this in? And how old is the car?Customer: State of Illinois and there is no car involved in the question??JA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Generally court documents are stamped with "***** *****" Clerk of the circuit court of Cook Count. All we got was a a date stamped subpoena with some scribbled name on it which raised a flag with us as to who wrote it...JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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