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My sister was given custody of my minor grandson by social service and the Dare Co. court. Now she wants to move to Pennsylvania and take him with her. The will be a hardship for me and his father for visitation. What rights to do we have.

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any papers in PA family court?

Apparently grandparents have no rights in NC and his father lives in Dare Co NC. I think she is being unfair to his father and me.

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

We are in NC-Dare County.

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

My grandson has already been the foster parent route. The caseworker in NC has done everything she could to keep my son from regaining custody.

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