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Both the father and the mother wish to place the care of their daughter in the fathers name what is the process

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No the mother has a brain injury due to car crash we live together and both wish for me to be the sole provider

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This can either be done amicable through mutual agreement, or through a parenting arrangement documented by lawyers, or through the family court.

Which option do you consider appropriate for your needs ?

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