Can a judge grant full custody to someone without a DNA test?
A judge decides questions of custody on the basis of what is best for the child. If joint custody is awarded, it is because the judge thinks (rightly or wrongly) that the child will benefit by having contact with both parents. It is never about what the parents want, it is about what is good for the child. So a judge would not grant joint custody just because the father wants it, but if the…
If your 12 and your grandparents and the mother and father have joint custody over you and the mothers lawyer filed a temporary restraining on the grandparents will the judge grant it?
A judge will award custody based on which parent is morally, financially, medically and psychologically fit to be the better parent. The judge will take all evidence into account before making that decision. If you cheated - that doesn't necessarily rule you out of the process. On the other hand, the judge may see you cheating as morally wrong.
CUSTODY or make an arrest? What do you mean by custody? If he is picking somebody up it requires a judges order (warrant), and for a judge to sign a warrant, the police have to provide the judge with probable cause. An officer can make take someone into custody if a probation officer reports a probation violation or if the officer witnesses the person committing the crime. If an office doesn't follow proper procedure, has…
What to do if my mother has custody of my children and is telling me she doesn't want them any more?
If department of social services took custody of children away from the mother can the father get custody if they are separated pending divorce?
Can a judge legally grant custody of minor children to the father an illegal immigrant when the mother is a US citizen wants the kids in question and has no history of abuse or drugs?
The judge may grant custody to any individual or agency whom he/she feels in his/her objective opinion would act in the best interests of the child. Sometimes this is the mother, sometimes this is the father and sometimes this is the state. This is exclusively a matter of state law. It has nothing to do with anyone's immigration status.
If custody has not yet been decided by the court the child can express his wishes but the judge is not required to follow them and the judge will make the final decision. If custody has not yet been decided by the court the child can express his wishes but the judge is not required to follow them and the judge will make the final decision. If custody has not yet been decided by the…