Does a father have legal options available when the mother has promoted her boyfriend to the role of father while keeping the birth father with a custody agreement from being able to perform that role?

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No, that is not a legal issue. The modification of a custodial order will not change the situation at hand. A judge will not issue an order of how a child should or should not refer to another individual. Furthermore, judges do not look favorably upon either parent that indulges in petty grivances when it involves a child.
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Can a child still get emancipated from her birth mother and step father if her father is fighting for custody?

Answer . \nNo, if there is a custody dispute being heard by the court, that needs to be settled before any early emancipation petition would be accepted (if at all). There is a great misconception as to a minor receiving an early emancipation decree. It is not simply a matter of signing a paper a (MORE)

How do young mothers play the role of mother and father?

Answer . \nYou can't. You must play the role of PARENT. Traditional roles of the female and the male parents don't apply these days, so one must be everything!! I have found that the best way to do that is to have a great support system of other family members, friends, and community resources. (MORE)

Does the birth mother have sole custody of the child if she and the father were not married?

In all 50 US states the law presumes that an unmarried birth mother retains sole custodial rights to a child until the court rules otherwise. This applies to minors as well as to adults. Generally, if the parents are unmarried the mother has sole custody and control until the father can establi (MORE)

What is the role of working mothers and fathers?

well to be a mother or father it is hard to do the role because the kids have to act naughty but it isn't that bad really because your only doing a role its like just reading a script but it is pretty hard when there young and where there teenagers.

Does a father have the right to make a choice that his child and mother of child cannot live with a boyfriend or fiance if the father legal gave custody to the mother?

No, if the biological father does not retain custodial rights he has no say in the living arrangements of the mother and child.. The exception to such, would of course be if the child is in an unsuitable and/or unsafe environment where his or her well-being is in jeopardy.. This does not mean that (MORE)

Can a father take a child and keep it from the mother when no one has custody?

No. A father has no superior automatic rights to custody in the United States. If the parents are married they each have an equal right to the child until a court has issued a custody order. Generally, if the parents are unmarried the mother has sole custody and control in most states until the f (MORE)

What are the roles of fathers?

The role of a father is to be the head of household. They are to bethe breadwinner and the disciplinarian, as well as the Godlyexample of a father.

When the mother is jailed does the father then get custody?

That would be the logical action, yes. Although it is the logical action, that does not necessarily mean the laws of each state are logical. The answer to this question is no, for parents in Florida who are not married. If you are married, I believe it's different & the marriage makes both par (MORE)

What are the roles of a father?

Time to put on the Thinking Cap here people: By answering the anti-question to this we have: What are not the roles of a father? They don't give birth and they don't breast feed the baby. Pretty much everything else is game.

Can the father keep the child away from the mother if he has custody?

No. Not unless there is a court order to that effect. The custody order should include a visitation schedule for the non-custodial parent unless she has been deemed unfit and for some reasons the court denied visitation. She should return to that court and take the appropriate action by requesting a (MORE)

Does the father have legal rights to custody?

Yes, a father has legal rights to custody. He may need to establish that he truly is the father of the child, by getting a paternity test. An unmarried father must establish his paternity and arrange for a custody hearing if he wants custody. Generally, if the parents are unmarried the mother h (MORE)

How can a father gain custody of a child from birth mother?

It would need to be demonstrated that she was no longer providing a healthy and safe environment for the children. Courts are very reluctant to do this in practice, because no one wants to take kids away from their mom, but it happens.

What is a fathers role?

Both the father and the mother, have their own distinct contributions to make in the development of a child. Father's have a very important role in parenting. Make that important contribution in your's child's life, if you are not making it yet.. Although a mother plays a crucial role in her child' (MORE)

Does mother have sole legal custody of the child if father does not sign birth certificate?

No. The mother does not have sole custody if nothing is filed in court! Please be careful thinking of that. Whether on the birth certificate or not, custody has been established through the court. Both parents have equal rights . Ex: If you are the mom, and the dad takes your child for the week (MORE)

Can the father keep the child away from the mother if she has full custody?

No, of course not. If the non-custodial parent is keeping the custodial parent from the child then the custodial parent needs to get moving and take the matter to court immediately. The custodial parent also needs to get some counseling so that she can assert her rights more effectively and be a bet (MORE)

Can the mother get custody if the father disagree?

If the parents disagree on who should have custody of a minor child, the decision will have to be made by the courts. The court may award custody to the mother or to the father, based on a review of the situation of each and a consideration of what is best for the child in the long run.

Can a grandmother who has legal custody of a child give custody to the mother without notifying the father?

No. The grandmother cannot legally transfer custody to the mother only the court can do that. The father can file a motion in court to have a hearing on the matter. No. The grandmother cannot legally transfer custody to the mother only the court can do that. The father can file a motion in court to (MORE)

Can father get custody if mother is unfit?

Yes. The biological father would be the next logical choice unless he has had problems in the past and has been declared an unfit parent himself. He can petition for sole custody and must provide compelling evidence to the court to prove the mother is unfit. The court will appoint a guardian ad lite (MORE)

Can a father keep a child from the mother if she is granted physical custody?

Of course not. The father is not above the law. Whatever he is doing to keep the mother from her child, he needs to be reported to the authorities immediately. He is in contempt of a court order. The mother needs to speak with an advocate. In addition to what he is doing being in contempt of a court (MORE)

What is the role of a mother and father frog?

Frogs do not have parental instincts. The mother simply lays the eggs and then the father frog fertilizes them through external sexual reproduction. Some species of frogs have internal sexual reproduction so that the mother simply lays the eggs later on.

Is it illegal to keep child from father if you have joint legal custody?

While somewhat dependent on other factors, the short answer to this question is YES. If you have a court-ordered agreement entitling the child's father to certain visitation rights, any and all attempts to prevent, hinder or impair the father's ability or right to see his child would be seen as (MORE)

Can a mother keep the child from the father if the father is on the birth certificate?

Generally, if the parents are unmarried the mother has sole custody and control in most states until the father can establish his paternity. Remember, a child's mother can always be identified by medical records. Since the father didn't give birth and he was not legally married at the time of the (MORE)

Can the father get custody if he threatens the mother?

It depends on what you call threats. And, it is unclear what you mean by your question. If he threatens to inform the court about an environment that is not healthy for the child, that is his right. If he threatens to harm her or her property due to the adversarial situation, that's is illegal and h (MORE)

Can a father win custody if the mother has a boyfriend with criminal charges?

That depends on the nature of the crime and state law where you reside. If the father applies for custody modification based on the mother's boyfriend's criminal record, everything will be examined including, as stated earlier, the nature of the crime, whether the person has served out their time an (MORE)

Can a mother have full custody if the father is not on the birth cert?

Yes, the mother can have full custody of the child if the father's name is not on the birth certificate and he has not paid any child support. However, if you just didn't want the father's name on the birth certificate at the time the baby was born, but received child support then you may have troub (MORE)

Father and Mother are not married when Mother decides she does not want to be a Mom then abandons the Father and Child. Does the Father have legal rights for full custody?

The father must establish his paternity through the courts since he and the mother were not married. He can petition for full custody. He should consult with an attorney who specializes in custody issues. The mother's abandonment can certainly be used as evidence that the father should receive legal (MORE)

Does the birth mother have to file for legal custody of her son in Virginia even if there is no legal father?

No. If the mother is unmarried then she has legal custody of her child automatically. If the father wants parental rights he must establish his paternity in court. No. If the mother is unmarried then she has legal custody of her child automatically. If the father wants parental rights he must estab (MORE)

Can the father legally get child with custody agreement after not seeing child for 5 months?

The father can petition the court for a visitation schedule and he can also ask for joint custody. At the same time the mother can request a child support order. The court will review the situation and issue the appropriate orders. If the mother has complaints about the father, wants to object to vi (MORE)

Father will not allow mother to talk to child while in his custody?

I feel there is more to this story. It's not uncommon for one parent calling and disrupting the time the other parent have with the child. Don't call unless it is necessary or make a deal that both of you can call to say goodnight. It can be disruptive for the child when they try to get used to the (MORE)

Can a father take custody from a mother who has legal custody with out mother knowing?

No. He would have to petition the court for custody and he would have to provide notice to the mother. Also, he would need to provide enough compelling evidence to convince the court that the mother is unfit and the child would be better off with him. It is not easy to convince a court to take custo (MORE)