How hard would it be for a father to get custody of a nine year old child when the mother and mother's boyfriend smoke pot in the house with the child there?
very easy. if the father knows the mother and her boyfrined are smoking the mother could lose her kid for good for the reason of child in dangerment.
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?
Boyfriend or husband (unless he is the biological father) has no legal right to the child at all. The mother can try to go for full custody though. Read More
Single mothers have sole custody by default. Married mother must address it with the court. Non-custodial mothers can still get a child support award from the father. Read More
Can a handicapped mother sign custody over to a live in boyfriend when the father of the child wants custody?
No. The biological father have rights. Unless the court find him unfit to have custody then there might be a chance. Read More
Can a father that has joint custody with the mother sign a child up to a new school without the consent of the mothers?
no Read More
It depends on the law where you live and your custody order. If the father has sole legal custody (as opposed to physical custody) he would be able to make that decision without input from the mother. If legal custody is joint or the mother has sole legal custody, no he could not. Read More
If father has primary custody and goes to work out of state and step mother stays home with child can the mothers grandparents try to get custody for that time?
They have no court standing Read More
What can you do when your child is moved to another state with her mother and mothers boyfriend who is wanted for a crime?
well u can get custody of the child Read More
If father has primary custody and goes to work out of town and step mother stays home with child can the mothers grandparents try to get custody for that time?
can try, but they would not have standing Read More
Virginia is different from most states where an unmarried mother automatically has legal custody of her child and the father must establish his paternity legally. In Virginia there is no presumed custody. Unwed fathers and mothers must go through court to obtain legal custody. Virginia is different from most states where an unmarried mother automatically has legal custody of her child and the father must establish his paternity legally. In Virginia there is no presumed… Read More
In Oklahoma Can a mother and her boyfriend or husband file together for full custody agaisnt the bio father?
A boyfriend or stepfather has no legal right to the child so no, you can not. Read More
The father would be the favored person to get legal custody if the mother had custody and died unless he was found to be unfit to have custody. Read More
As unfortunate as this may be it is possible for the father to get custody of the baby, but not full custody unless the mother is proven unfit. Because reguardless of what happened between the couple the father is still the father of the child, and the father still has his rights as a father to be a part of his child's life. Read More
I assume that the "ex-boyfriend" is also the father of the child. If you believe that he lied to gain custody, you can file a motion/petition for a custody re-hearing and be prepared to demonstrate that he lied, and that you are a 'fit' mother to have custody of 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
If the father does not request a DNA test, the mother holds all of the parental responsibility and rights. The mother cannot request child support. The father cannot request custody or visitation. Read More
18 yr pregnant daughter lives with boyfriend in AL wants to move back to AZ with boyfriend to live with her mother Father has custody can mother force father to pay child support?
What I would suggest is to not FORCE him to pay, but at least TRY to TALK HIM INTO IT. Read More
Only if unmarried to the father. Single mothers have sole custody in 49 states by default. This is regardless of whether she's living with the father or not. yes but if theres no legal paperwork then its whoever is holding the child Read More
There is no such provision for 49 states. In some states, a mother is presumed to have sole custody if no father is named on the birth certificate, in other states, a mother is presumed to have initial custody under the same circumstances, other states presume joint custody even if no father is named (someone had to do it, right?) and some states have no presumption of custody at all. For the law in each… Read More
I believe that the Mother should always have full Custody.. After the father is a convicted felon Read More
Will you get custody being an unwed mother when the father and you have a mutual notorized agreement for visitation and child support you are trying to move out of state what are your rights?
Single mothers have sole custody, however I teach fathers how to stop such moves. Read More
No. Being poor is not a reason to deny a mother custody. Being poor does not make a mother unfit. The court will evaluate the situation and make a custody order in the best interest of the child. If the father is wealthy and the court decides the child should live with her mother it will issue a child support order based on the income of the father and state child support guidelines. Rich men… Read More
In most circumstances the mother gets primary custody. Read More
Joint custody is between two parents, which are usually a mother and a father. Read More
Does the live-in boyfriend of the mother of the child have a right to keep the father who has shared custody of the child from their home?
If the house is owned by the live-in boyfriend, it is considered his property and he has the right to not allow you inside the home. However, it is the mothers legal reponsibility to make the child available during visitation hours even if they have to meet you off of the property in question. If the boyfriend is refusing the allow the mother to meet her court ordered responsibility, he can be prosecuted in extreme… 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
No, but the father can get the custody if he proves that the mother has bad habits like alcoholic or consume drugs. 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
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 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
No, although most courts favor custody to the mother. Read More
Can a father who has joint custody with the mother stop her from visiting another state with the child Read More
The Child's mother dies grandma want custody of the child over the father who was married to the mother at the time of death but DNA says the father is not the biologicial father?
He can still gain custody as the presumptive father. Read More
If you are the custodial parent but work at night does the biological father have the right to take custody of the children?
If you have custody awarded or appointed by the court, the father will have to go through the court to get custody. Usually, to reverse such an order, he would have to prove that being in your custody is detrimental to the children. There is shared custody. They have lived with the mother since the divorce four years ago. He has not paid any money for support. Mother has had children more than the 50%… Read More
Guardianship, but not custody. The father can still challenge. see links Read More
The mother. If she dies, her parents get custody. Read More
It's possible. Read More
If the mother has sole physical custody and shares joint legal custody with the father the two never married if the mother dies does custody automatically go to the father?
Does anyone know? we asssume this in happening in the U.S.. Read More
Yes he can. We went through a case recently with my fiance (who was never married to his son's mother) and he got custody of the child. The mother has to be proven to be unfit just as if the father was losing his rights. Fathers have the same rights as mothers as far as unwed children. Depending on the circumstances and the situation of wach party. BUT to answer your questions, yes 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
If the mother has sole physical custody and shares joint legal custody with the father the two never married if the mother dies can her husband who is not the baby's biological father assume custody?
No, unless the baby's biological father relenquishes his parental rights, he would get custody of the child if the mother dies, not her husband. The biological father must sign his rights away to the mother's husband. Read More
If children have lived with their father for two years but would like to live with their mother again but the father will not let them is there anything stating they can or cannot?
I think what you're saying is that there is no court order in place. If that is the case, then neither parent has legal custody, so who ever has the children then has custody. So, if the children were to return to the mothers care, or if the mother were to obtain the children she would then have custody. This is the case in North Carolina. I can't speak to other states. However, I would… Read More
If the mother has interrupted her career more than the father for her children, surely she has the better argument for custody? Custody should depend on how the children are treated, not on how hard the mother found it/finds it to get a job. The father would probably have to work less when they have custody of the children anyway. Read More
Can a father who has joint physical custody of his son be granted sole physical custody if the mother is in jail?
Either parent can have physical custody in a joint custody arrangement. If there is a court order granting the mother physical custody the father should notify the court of the mother's incarceration and have that order modified unless he wants the mother to resume physical custody when she is released. Read More
If a biological father has had no contact with his child then can he get custody of him if something happens to the mother?
Unless the biological father has relinquished custody, he can ask the court to grabt custody in case the mother dies or cannot take care of herself. Read More
Mothers get pregnant by the father. The father and mother gets on top of each other and has s*x. Read More
If a mother puts a restraining order on her daughters boyfriend and then the father gets custody of the daughter is the restarining order still active on the boyfriend?
Yes. Switching guardians has nothing to do with the restraining order. It will remain there until it is cancelled. Read More
It depends on the custody order already in place. If the mother is violating the custody order, the father can sue her for contempt, and ask that she be appropriately sanctioned. If there is no custody order in place, the father will need to sue the mother for legitimation or divorce, depending on whether they are married, and ask that custody be determined. Read More
If she has custody of the kids. Legal custody. Read More
Yes, the father have to go to court to get visitation or custody. Read More
The mother. The father have to petition the court for custody. Read More