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my daughter (9 y/o)said her stepfather and mother hit her. What

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my daughter (9 y/o)said her stepfather and mother hit her.
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9/17/2013
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq., Attorney at Law
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Hello. My name is XXXXX XXXXX I will be happy to answer your question.

I am sorry to hear about this unfortunate situation.

Did the court order and establish child custody for your daughter?

What type of custody if any did the court establish?
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Customer reply replied 4 years ago


I have her physical and legal custody

Dear XXXXX,

Thank you for your follow up.

Did your daughter have any type of bruising or any other signs of any physical abuse or beatings?
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Customer reply replied 4 years ago


Yes, but she said it happened in the park

Thank you for your follow up.

Does the child reside with your or the mother?
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Customer reply replied 4 years ago


With me, I told you I have physical and legal custody

Customer reply replied 4 years ago


What happened I already replied

Thank you for your follow up.

It is always a good idea to document any child abuse that is being alleged by your daughter to be perpertrated by the mother and stepfather and to report this information to the police and state child protective services so it can be further investigated.

Upon this child abuse information being reported, police and state CPS will conduct an investigation and if it is discovered that the mother or the stepfather are engaging in any type of child abuse, the CPS will take proper action and mother's custody and/or visitation rights can be restricted and/or terminated, depending on the seriousness of the discovered child abuse.

I wish you the best of luck and please let me know if you have any related follow up questions.
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