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If grandparents are given permanent custody of a child while the mother is in prison for drug possession, what rights will the mother have if once released she can prove that she is staying clean?

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She was initially charged with child endangerment when she overdosed on heroine. Her daughter was placed with her grandparents at that time. She recently went back to jail for another case of possession of heroine.

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Wisconsin

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She is likely to get some jail time from this.

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Unless she motions here and convinces the judge she has no visitation rights.The court might allow her supervised limited visits at the most it is very possible he denies them all together.Until the court awards her visitation the grandparents decide if and when she would get to visit.Otherwise no visitation.I guess you cross this bridge someday when she gets out of jail.

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