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Kadey, my issue is in regards ***** ***** restraining order.

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My ex boyfriend is father of my two children. The 2 yr restraining order has expired. He was ordered not to have contact with myself or the children. Cos was also shortly involved and said that if I took the kids to see him at anytime I could lose custody. But now that it has been 3 1/2 years he wants to see kids.

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I am sorry to hear about this situation.

1) Do you want him to see the kids, or not?

2) What state is this in?

3) Is he a danger to the children? Why did the Court warn you not to allow him to see the children?

This is not an answer, but an information request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. Thank you in advance.

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