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My ex who is ny daughters father tried to commit suicide six

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months ago. What are his...
My ex who is ny daughters father tried to commit suicide six months ago. What are his chances of getting joint custody
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?
Customer: No maam not yet. I am in the state of new mexico
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: Yes. He walked out of her life twice and she is only 5 months old. And 3 days ago he threatened to commit suicide again. He doesnt have a stable home either.
Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Family Law
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Family Lawyer: Asad Rahman, Lawyer replied 10 months ago
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I think a judge would be reluctant to give joint custody until he had medical assurance that the father is mentally stable and sound.

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Let me know if you have any additional questions otherwise a positive rating would be greatly appreciated.

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