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My daughter is in a situation where there was some domestic violence... she left and now he wants the kiddos. He is a felon and is a daily drug user...what too do she is a single mom of three and has no funds to pay a lawyer

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TEXAS

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Yes

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Cps is actively involved in this case

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Hello and welcome to Just Answer. My name is ***** ***** I’ll be happy to help you. Please not that this site is for educational information only and does not provide legal advice. If her partner is a drug user your daughter may be able to prove CPS with information that will help her. Just because he wants the kids doesn’t mean he’s going to get them. She needs to do the right thing for herself and her kids while the CPS investigation winds its way to conclusion.
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