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I live in the state of California and have an 8 year old

I live in the state of California and have an 8 year old daughter. Her father is undocumented and my daughter lives with me. She sees her father every two weeks. My question is, I have no family in California and I'd like to move to Indiana, but her father says I can't. There are no court orders just the child support court order. He is on her birth certificate. My question is, can I move without his consent? I have family in Indiana and possible marriage. What can he do against me to keep me from moving?

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My boyfriend and I have a 6 month old son and he didn't give

My boyfriend and I have a 6 month old son and he didn't give me consent to take our son with me on my vacation with my family so I had him send me an email stating that as a legally binding contract that's what we agreed on. Could he somehow use anything against me in a future custody battle in court if he watches him while I'm away for a week even with the email?

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My wife has sole custody of our son. I am the father and I

My wife has sole custody of our son. I am the father and I am buying my son a car but I have not consulted with her. If she is upset that I bought it and says that he cannot have the car what rights do I have?

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In 2007 my son was on summer vacation with his dad and

In 2007 my son Justin was on summer vacation with his dad and traveled from our home state of Ohio to California. During this time Justin father left him in California and went to Alabama. Justin was only 6 at this time. Yes you herd right his dad abandon him in California. I was contacted by California CPS, I have them all the info they wanted from me to prove I was his mother. And he was a resident of Ohio. I was then asked to go through a reunification program and was asked to provide drug screens, parenting classes, counseling. Ask of which I did to the best of my ability. Keep in mind, some of the programs being requested was not offered by my home state, Ohio. An investigation was never conducted, they simply took my son. I went to a court hearing in 2011 and they terminated my parental rights. Without an investigation, without cause, for NO reason. After that cps would not give me any info on my son Justin and kept saying contact your attorney. My attorney would never get back with me on repeated tries. After 9 years of wonder and worry I finally contacted him through Facebook. He is now 14 and been in contact with him several times a week. Now it gets even crazier. Recently I was contacted by Justin Casa Worker in which she was wanting to help Justin reunite with his family seeing how he has been in California all these years without a single person in his immediate or extended family out there. I'm absolutely wanting to reunite with him. Every body involved in this case currently are in board with getting him home quickly. I will be traveling to California on September 27 to attend a hearing on the 28 2016, at the time they will be asking the court to dismiss the case and my son come home with me on my return flight home. Now my questions are, 1) how can they take a child away with out conducting an investigation? 2) why were my other two children able to stay in my care the whole time if I was deamed a detriment to the well being of my son? This issue has caused great stress on himself, confused about all these years, and now has behavioral issues which primarily stems from not having his family and being pushed around from group home to group home. Which he has been in over 100 homes and schools in the last 9 years. Needless to say when Justin returns home there is going to be a lot of work to do to gain his trust, build his confidence and enrolling him into support programs to help deal with all this truma he had endured. This has caused undue stress, and unnecessary emotional distress to myself, Justin and to his brother and sister. Considering my son was taken without cause or provocation, what would be your recommended course of action.

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I have a court order granting me sole custody of my son, the

i have a court order granting me sole custody of my son, the court in illinois at kane county that has jurisdiction. i live in illinois and my ex lives in tempe az so i traveled to tempe az to get my son, but when i got there the sheriff would not enforce it they said they have to have a warrent, toassist me of a standby but i already have a court order from the state with the jurisdiction so i went to the court houseand they said i had to file the foreign order with the court so i did that and the judge wants me to serve her again but i alredy did that in illinois and my ex defaulted so my question is this IF i already have a order granting m sole custody why do i need to serve her again?

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I have a court order granting me sole custody of my son, the

i have a court order granting me sole custody of my son, the court in illinois at kane county that has jurisdiction. i live in illinois and my ex lives in tempe az so i traveled to tempe az to get my son, but when i got there the sheriff would not enforce it they said they have to have a warrent, to assist me of a standby but i already have a court order from the state with the jurisdiction so i went to the court houseand they said i had to file the foreign order with the court so i did that and the judge wants me to serve her again but i alredy did that in illinois and my ex defaulted so my question is this IF i already have a order granting m sole custody why do i need to serve her again?

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My husband and I have legal custody of a child who is not

My husband and I have legal custody of a child who is not related to either of us we were going to adopt but now my husband is playing games with me on getting him adopted - sort of like you get in line to my way of thinking and we go thru with this - if I were to file for divorce could we lose this child or can I fight for sole custody. We have had him since he was two days old and I would rather live in hell than take the chance on losing him he is MY SON!

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15 August 2016 12:26 if mom has custody but it got change

15 August 2016 12:26if mom has custody but it got change where dad has custody will the court notify the other personits a case from illinois

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Granddaughter's former husband has denied ANY parenting time

Granddaughter's former husband has denied ANY parenting time for over one year. Children cut off from mother and mother's family. Ex-husband and his lawyer have confounded her do-it-herself efforts for help through courts.

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