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Hi Debra. My name is ***** *****. My ex-girlfriend, who currently has custody of my two year old son has moved to live with her boyfriend and is planning to get married. She up and left my son and her other child without notice while they were living at her mother's house out of state. I am trying to figure out my legal options, as I'm still paying child support through the state.

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I live in Georgia. We had arranged visitation amongst ourselves and I was seeing him regularly. Then she moved to North Carolina, taking her then boyfriend with her, to live with her mother and took my son and her other child with her. Then she became involved with an abusive man and moved the children with her. Child services then became involved and she isn't allowed to leave her mother's home with them. Then she became involved with a man who lives here in Georgia and moved back without regard for her children. I have been paying child support through the state and am current on all my payments. She relinquished the child support card to her mother and her mother believes she isn't coming back to be with them. I'm financially stable, own my home, have enough space ( four bedroom house), drug-free, and am currently raising a newborn baby with the help of my current girlfriend.

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Family Lawyer: Asad Rahman, Lawyer replied 2 years ago
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I am sorry to hear this. You would file motion for change of status and modification of child support in the court where you have the current child support order. You would ask the court for custody and to stop child support.

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The child support order is through the Department of Children and Family Services. Would I need to go through them, or through my local court?
Family Lawyer: Asad Rahman, Lawyer replied 2 years ago

You can go through them who would file these motions in court on your behalf.

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