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I have a Daughter with my ex girl friend and I'm scared she

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I have a Daughter with...
I have a Daughter with my ex girl friend and I'm scared she is going to leave the state with my child without my permission what can I do
JA: Family law varies by state. What state are you in?
Customer: Oklahoma
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?
Customer: NO
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: just don't want to lose my kid
Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Family Law
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Family Lawyer: FamilyAnswer, Lawyer replied 10 months ago
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Family Lawyer: FamilyAnswer, Lawyer replied 10 months ago

I am sorry to hear about what you are going through. Is there any type of custody order in place?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
no sir
Customer reply replied 10 months ago
no phone call
Family Lawyer: FamilyAnswer, Lawyer replied 10 months ago

Thank you for the reply. When there is no custody order in place, through the court and a parent is scared that their child will be removed from the State, an emergency motion needs to be filed with the court, so the Judge can order that 1) the child remain in the State while the matter is pending and 2) can decide, issue and order visitation or even custody, if it is in the best interest of the child. As the father, you do have rights and would first need to establish paternity and then can ask the Judge to order visitation or custody

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Family Lawyer: FamilyAnswer, Lawyer replied 10 months ago

I just wanted to follow up and see if you had any other questions or needed me to clarify something. I am here to help, so please let me know. Thanks!

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