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If the divorce ordered the father to pay support, he owes that support until/unless the order is modified.

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Q: If the child lives with father but the mother received custody in the divorce does father still pay the mother child support?
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If a father gave full custody of the children to the mother on their divorce papers what right does the father still have to see his children or share custody?

You have the visitation rights that were established in the divorce, and you have no custody rights.


What rights does an American father have over his son when the divorce states mother has sole custody but father is required to pay support?

none except standardized visitation.


Can a father get shared custody after divorce?

Yes, in most cases.


When can you put the father of your child on child support?

If married, when you divorce him and if single when the child is born. He will then have to prove paternity in court and can then petition for visitation, custody and also pay child support.


What if the father decides to leave state in the middle of a divorce and custody case?

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Can mother move to another state with out permission from father when no legal custody?

If the father has no legal custody, but is paying child support, he should be at least told. It's his child, too. The parents divorced each other - they did not divorce themselves from the child.


Can a mother have full custody if the father is not on the birth cert?

Yes, the mother can have full custody of the child if the father's name is not on the birth certificate and he has not paid any child support. However, if you just didn't want the father's name on the birth certificate at the time the baby was born, but received child support then you may have trouble getting full custody.


If I have custody of my child and don't receive child support and I allow my child to go live with his father is he entitled to child support?

He may be. It will be determined by a court if he decides to take it up with the state. If you have custody, was there a stipulation regarding child support? If there was a divorce agreement it may state the stipulations regarding support and custody. If the custodial parent is giving up physical custody of the child to the previously non-custodial parent then child support may be changed.


Does a father have to pay child support when he loses custody?

yes


Can a father win custody if he is behind in child support?

In Alabama custody and visitation have nothing to do with child support. Not sure about other states.


Can a mother give up a child if father wants custody?

If they are going through a divorce


Can a father get joint custody after the divorce is final and the ex-wife has full custody?

He has every right to go back to court to petition for joint custody, yes.


In Texas if the mother has custody of the children and goes to prison does the father still have to pay child support?

Yes, if the father is not given custody he will be obligated to keep paying support to whomever the court awards custody or guardianship of the children.


How can a father avoid paying child support if the grandmother gets custody?

My answer to that would be 'No'. The father is responsible for providing child-support regardless of who has custody of the child; at least until the age of 18.


A mothers rights when a father leaves for good?

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If custody is given up do you have to pay child support?

If you're the father


If you are caught cheating in South Carolina and get a divorce can you get child support?

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What has the author Ira Victor written?

Ira Victor has written: 'Fathers and custody' -- subject(s): Custody of children, Divorce, Father and child


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If my child father is deceased and I don't have full custody of our kids do I have to pay child support?

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If the father has visitation rights and has not seen the child can you get full custody and receive child support?

How does he have any visitation rights with a custody and child support order?


How can a father get full custody of his child after a divorce with the mother who is sixteen?

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If a mother has custody of a child can she waive child support and move without consent of the father?

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What exactly does sole legal custody mean in Virginia if in exchange for dropping child support you received sole custody of your daughter and the father can only visit if you approve?

Sole custody means you have all the power. You can choose to keep the father out of their life until the children turn 18 if you want to or you can allow visits.


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