Does a teenage mother have custody of her child?
Yes. The child is your baby. As long as your a fit mother the child cannot be taken away from you.
If you are a minor, your parents still have custody of you, but you have custody of your child.
Teenage mothers have all of the same rights that adult age mothers have. They have the right to custody, child support, and help from social agencies. Read More
If the father has custody but the mother raises the child can the mother get partial custody of the child?
If the mother is raising the child and the father has custody the mother should return to court and petition for custody and child support, especially if this is a matter of control. She should consult with an attorney or other legal advocate. Read More
If the mother and father were not married when they had a child does the mother get full custody of the child?
In the United States an unmarried mother has legal custody of her child unless and until the father establishes his paternity in court and requests custody and/or visitations. Read More
Even though the mother is underage she still has custody of her child as long as she does not do something to get custody taken away from her Read More
i have a son in my custody what is the law in the phillipines about child custody if a child abandoned by his father Read More
A mother who has sole custody of a child may leave the state with the child. If the mother shares custody, she has to have consent for the other parent or the court before leaving the state with the child. Read More
lost the child to whom? Read More
He has the right to sign the birth certificate and go to court and prove paternity and then petition for visitation, child support and custody. If he gets the court orders she can not go against them. Read More
You have the right to file for a change of custody with the court. You will have to present convincing evidence that the child's mother is unfit to retain custody of the child. Frankly: It is a stiff burden of proof to overcome to convince the court to remove a child from its mother's custody. Read More
In most cases the father can get custody of the child if the mother is unfit. The courts want the child to be in the custody of the parent who can provide a safe and nurturing life for the child. It is best to seek the legal assistance of a lawyer for custody issues. Read More
As long as the Grandmother is willing and able to take custody of the child. Read More
Not if the person has a court ordered custody agreement. If no visitation/custody order is in place, it is at the discretion of the person who has custody of the child. Read More
The mother. If she dies, her parents get custody. Read More
When married you have equal rights to the child. Read More
The agreement between 2 parents is custody to mother but weekends for father if the mother dies who would get custody?
the father gets the custody of the child if the mother dies Read More
After physical custody of a child was awarded to the father by the court and joint custody to mother can the mother get physical custody.?
Yes if she can prove that it would be the the child's best interest to be with her physically. Custody orders can change at any time. If there is a sign of danger from the child being with the father, the mother can gain physical custody. Read More
No. An unmarried mother has legal custody of her child in the United States. An unmarried father must establish his paternity in court via a DNA test. Once established he can petition for custody and/or visitation. He will also be subject to a child support order if he mother is to retain physical custody. No. An unmarried mother has legal custody of her child in the United States. An unmarried father must establish his paternity… Read More
Why would a birth mother be getting served papers from her kids uncle if she hasn't had custody for 7 yrs?
If he has custody of the children he may be petitioning the court for a child support order against the mother. If he has custody of the children he may be petitioning the court for a child support order against the mother. If he has custody of the children he may be petitioning the court for a child support order against the mother. If he has custody of the children he may be petitioning the… Read More
It is very rare that a Mother wants to give full custody of a child to the Father. To this all a Mother would have to do is choose to sign and give up her rights to the child in court. Read More
If a teenage mother has a fight with her parents can her parents kick her out of the house and keep her child?
Not unless they go to family court and have the mother declared incorrigible and deemed a ward of the state. Then they would need to request that they be granted temporary custody of the grandchild. Read More
If not married the custody belong to the mother automatically and the father have to go to court to get visitation rights or custody. If the mother can not take care fo the child and neglects it, the father can alsoi get custody. Read More
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. Read More
How does a mother get back custody of child that the grandparent has gaurdianship of but let the child live with the mother for the past 2 years?
You have to go to court and seek custody as well as guardianship. Read More
How does a father who has custody of a child divorce and leave the child with the step mom child wants to be with bio mom child is 17?
Mother files motion for custody Read More
No. A child is no one's property. An unmarried mother has sole custody until the father establishes his paternity in court. Once paternity is established the father can petition for custody and/or visitation and the court can prepare a child support order as necessary if the mother retains sole physical custody. No. A child is no one's property. An unmarried mother has sole custody until the father establishes his paternity in court. Once paternity is… Read More
What are the chances of a father getting custody of a young child when the child lives with the mother and the mother is supporting the child with food clothes and insurance?
Slim to none. Usually the courts will take the view that whoever has custody will retain custody, unless it can be proven that the custodial parent is abusing the child or the child is in physical danger. Read More
The mother. The father have to petition the court for custody. Read More
No one apart from the mother can obtain "custody" of a fetus. Custody battles must wait until the child has been born. Read More
Once a child is in state custody I don't think the mother has a say in who adopts the child. However, you may be allowed to meet the adoptive parents. Read More
A child does not need to be abandoned by their mother for a father to be awarded full custody. If the father can demonstrate before a judge that the mother is unfit to parent, the judge can award him full custody of the child. Read More
A mother of a son or daughter who is not caring properly for their child may get custody of the child. This would be determined by a judge when the parent is not fit to continue to parent. Read More
Can a single father move out of the state of Oklahoma with his child if he does not have full custody?
No. If the child's' mother calls the police you could loss custody of your child and possible go to jail. If I was you I would contact a lawyer who specializes in child custody cases. If you can get a notarized letter from the mother saying it is okay and giving you full custody. Read More
If a mother with phsical custody is incarcerated will the father with joint legal custody be automatically awarded custody of the child?
I think it depends on how long the mother will be incarcerated for. There might be a hearing giving the father temporary custody. But if the father ever tries to get full physical custody of the child in the future, it might not be good for the mother. However, she can never be refused visitation. Read More
If the grandparents do not have legal permanent custody and the mother has proof she is the child's legal custodian, even if she has been absent in the child's life--yes, they can. If you believe the mother is unfit to care for the child or you have had physical custody for a long period of time with little or no contact from the mother, you can file an emergency appeal for custody with the courts… Read More
The mother has the right to claim the child as the legal guardian of the child. Read More
Will the mother or biological fathers stepsister be more likely to get custody of the 7 month old baby of a married woman?
The father's step sister has no legal rights in this case. A mother automatically has custody of her child. Read More
Father must petition for custody and court will weigh what situation is best for the child Read More
If no court order for custody has been granted and the parents are unmarried who has the custody of a child in Minnesota?
An unmarried mother has custody of her child until the father has established his paternity in court and requested joint custody. Read More
A single father, what does that mean? Are you divorced, ever married to the mother of your child, or is the child adopted by you, or is the mother dead or out of the picture? If your question is "How does a Father obtain residential custody after a divorce or in a paternity case", then I can answer this question. Let me know what your grounds for custody are. What is it about the mother… Read More
Yes a minor Mother does have custody, But because she is a minor her parents have the say over her and she over the minor child of her's. Depending of the age of the minor mother as to what choices she has in dealing with her parents. Read More
It is not a grant. A married couple has legal custody of their child by virtue of being legally married. An unmarried mother has sole custody of her child, since there is proof that she gave birth to the child, until the father establishes his paternity legally. Once he has established his paternity the father can request custody and visitations. Read More
It is possible for any family to lose custody of a child if the child is not well taken care of. Read More
The child support is to "support the child"...figure it out. Read More
No. A grandfather has no parental rights and has no right to do anything without the consent of the mother as long as she has custody of the child and he doesn't. No. A grandfather has no parental rights and has no right to do anything without the consent of the mother as long as she has custody of the child and he doesn't. No. A grandfather has no parental rights and has no right… Read More
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. Read More
No. The guardian can call the police and report the mother for taking the child. If the mother wants to regain custody she must do so through the court. Read More