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How can a mother get a passport for a child without the fathers consent?

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A request must be made of the court to override his power to object, or to remove his parental rights and responsibilities. Because most countries, including the US, do not honor the Hague Treaty when it comes to custody rights claims made by fathers with foreign orders, there must be a limit on allowing these passports to be granted. Only Cuba, who did not sign the Treaty, honors foreign orders equally, regardless of the gender of the claiming parent.
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