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Is it legal for a father to obtain a passport for his 6 year
Is it legal for a father to obtain a passport for his 6 year daughter without the child's mother's consent.The child lives solely with her mother.… read more
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I split with my partner in Dec last year. We have a 3 year
I split with my partner in Dec last year. We have a 3 year old son together. My ex will not give me my sons passport back. Am I correct in saying that he cannot take my son abroad without my permissio… read more
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hi there, My ex partner has applied for a prohibited steps
hi there, My ex partner has applied for a prohibited steps order . I want to move abroad with my children where my new husband lives but my ex won't allow me to do so. I am expecting a child with my h… read more
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Clare
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Hi I hope you can help me. Im at the moment going through
Hi I hope you can help me. I'm at the moment going through a messy divorce and my soon to be ex husband has said he has canceled the kids passports so I can't take them on holiday. I have two of our f… read more
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My son who is 24yrs old suffered a brain injury. His father
My son who is 24yrs old suffered a brain injury. His father and I were advised to apply to the courts for a guardianship order. The courts have granted full financial and some aspects of welfare. He h… read more
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I am the main carer for my 8 year old child,she has not travelled
I am the main carer for my 8 year old child,she has not travelled abroad as i dont have a residence order. My ex-husband travels frequenty to visit his girlfriend abroad. He objects to me taking her a… read more
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I live with someone we have a child together however last year
I live with someone we have a child together however last year things came to ahead he now has possession of my childs passport taken from the house without my knowledge, I wish to take my son to see … read more
Clare
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I would like to travel on holidays for 2 weeks with my children
I would like to travel on holidays for 2 weeks with my children and my ex wife has their passport. I have for the passporty but am not sure if i would get them. Can i apply for permmission totravel fr… read more
Clare
Clare
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Hi, Currently I are resident in Sweden wihth 2 children
Hi, Currently I are resident in Sweden wihth 2 children 6 and 8 years (they hold UK passports, I hold a danish). Husband have permanent address in the UK (irish passport). We are in the middle of sepa… read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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How old should children be before deciding who they would
How old should children be before deciding who they would like to live with? What can be done in situation where one child (aged 12) is certain of her decision, but younger sibling is too young to mak… read more
Clare
Clare
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Hi, can you help My 21month old son goes to his dads every
Hi, can you help? My 21month old son goes to his dads every other weekend. When he comes home he is very different in terms of his nature and it takes 2-3 nights of crying and so on before he goes bac… read more
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Hi, I have been divorced for nearly 12 months and Im the primary
Hi, I have been divorced for nearly 12 months and I'm the primary carer of my two sons aged 7 and 12. My ex husband is applying to renew their passports which I only found out through the children and… read more
Clare
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If a couple have seperated but no legal documents in place
If a couple have seperated but no legal documents in place does a mother have to ask a father 's permission before taking a child to Europe for a short break (5 days)?… read more
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Hi, I am legally separated form my husband. He recently took
Hi, I am legally separated form my husband. He recently took the children on holiday abroad. To do this he needed to renew the childrens passports. He now refuses to return them to me, as he said he p… read more
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What rights do I have regarding access to my children as the
What rights do I have regarding access to my children as the primary carer? I have an informal arrangement with my ex-husband (for five years) - he sees them every other weekend (Fri night to Mon morn… read more
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MY HUSBAND AND I ARE NOEW DIVORCED AND HE WANTED TO TAKE OUR
MY HUSBAND AND I ARE NOEW DIVORCED AND HE WANTED TO TAKE OUR LITTLE GIRL ON HOLIDAY BUT AT THE TIME THE PASSPORT WAS LOST SO WITHOUT MY CONSENT HE GOT ANOTHER ONE IHAVE RECENTLY FOUND THE ORIGINAL PAS… read more
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Ok hello everyone! I would like some adivice on building
Ok hello everyone! I would like some adivice on building my case for joint residence. So here goes: I married my wife from pakistan 2.5 years ago. I called her over on a spouse visa and she has lived … read more
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If a father has parental responsibility, can he refuse to allow
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