Can a mother file for full custody?
Yes she can.
If you have custody of your child and you want to give full custody back to the mother, you need to file new papers with the court. The papers will make the change in custody legal. There does not need to be a trial when both parents agree on what's best for the child unless the mother was found to be unfit.
Can a mother and her boyfriend or husband file for full custody of the mothers children together that you share joint custody with your exhusband who is the childrens father?
You have to address the issue with the biological father to see if he will give up his parental rights with no reservations. If he does it may be as simple as going to the courts with the proper papers to file. If he will not then you have to prove why you should be in full custody and file that with the courts.
How can a mother get custody of her child when the father signed the birth certifcate but has not assumed responsibliity?
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 have a hearing on the matter. No. The grandmother cannot legally transfer custody to the mother only the court…
An unmarried mother has full custody of her child unless the father has established his paternity through the court. He can then request custody and visitation rights. A divorced mother must review her divorce decree and all related court orders if she is unsure about the status of the custody of her child.
If the mother and father were not married when they had a child does the mother get full custody of the child?
If a mother with a child enters rehab to fix her problems can the father get full custody where they already have joint custody?
It really depends. I think that the mother and father should have full custody. I say this because the mother is doing this to get better, for the benefit of her kids. Some might argue that she should not have custody because why would she had to go to rehab in the first place. It really depends. I think that the mother and father should have full custody. I say this because the mother is…
Your 15 year old daughters father has sole custody of her at this time he is in prison what are your rights as her mother?
If he is is currently in prison, then OBVIOUSLY he does not have custody of her. Notify the court immediately, and file an Emergency Motion For Modification of Child Custody, so that her custody can lawfully changed to you, or another adult of the court's choosing, who CAN assume full-time responsibility for her.
If I have full sole custody of my son and his father and i were never married can i move out of state against the non-custodial parent's will?
YES YOU CAN . once you have full custody you have the right to move wherever you want to that's the reason you file for custody right...the the reason full custody was ordered to give you full permission to do whatever you want ..the court gave u full custody only because they see you are a fit parent at the time of filing. however the father can file for full custody in the future but…
Can a single father move out of the state of Oklahoma with his child if he does not have full custody?
You must file a petition for modification of the custody order in the court that has jurisdiction over the case. You must provide compelling evidence regarding why the court should take custody from the mother and transfer sole custody to you. Generally, that means you would need to prove the mother is an unfit parent. See related question. You must file a petition for modification of the custody order in the court that has jurisdiction…