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Hello,Unless there is something in your custody/visitation agreement that gives you such a right (and I've seen all sorts of things in custody agreements), then legally, no. The reality is the court understands that people are going to start dating and entering into new relationships and children will be exposed to these new people in their parents' lives, but the court also gives a lot of leeway to parents to make decisions based on what they feel is in the best interest of their children and of course to use their judgment to not put them in contact with people who will harm/endanger them.I would definitely address your concerns with the child's father of course and explain that you aren't comfortable just yet and that you would feel better meeting them in person first (or if that's not an option, perhaps you could even talk on the phone first) but legally you cannot deny the father the right to see his son or have visitation time because his girlfriend is with him.Now, if you have reason to be concerned about her - you know for a fact that she is a drug addict for example --you may wish to file a motion in court to amend your custody/visitation agreement that she not be allowed contact with your child when with his father.
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