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Do I have a chance of getting joint custody of my 2

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Do I have a chance of getting joint custody of my 2 grandkids if my son is in prison?
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Do I have a chance of getting joint custody of my 2 grandkids if my son is in prison?
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Is the mother involved in the children's lives? Is anyone else seeking custody?

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the mother is but she is on drugs and has an abusive boyfriend.
Family Lawyer: S. Kincaid, Family Law Attorney replied 1 year ago

Two more questions: are there currently any court cases regarding custody of your grandkids. Also, are the kids with their mother right now?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
No, there are no current custody cases. Yes, they are currently with their mother.
Family Lawyer: S. Kincaid, Family Law Attorney replied 1 year ago

In order to get custody, the parents must start a custody case as part of a divorce, legal separation of paternity action. If you have your son file, you could join as a party and ask for custody. If the mother is deemed unfit, you could potentially gain custody.

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