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I need help filing for full custody of my son. His father and I already have split custody, but he has moved out of state and his parents are trying to get custody.

Lawyer's Assistant: Who has legal custody? Is there a child custody order in place?

Yes. His father and I have joint custody. But I want sole custody.

Lawyer's Assistant: Family law varies by state. What state are you in?

Colorado.

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I'm desperate. My son's grandparents are trying to move across the state and they are planning to take my son. I can't let that happen.

Submitted: 9 months ago.Category: Family Law
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