If the father doesn't have custody and the mother is unfit can a grandmother get custody?
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… Read More
She needs to consult with an attorney. Both parents would need to consent to a guardianship with the grandmother as guardian. If the mother doesn't want custody then the father would be the one with legal standing for sole custody. She needs to consult with an attorney. Both parents would need to consent to a guardianship with the grandmother as guardian. If the mother doesn't want custody then the father would be the one with… Read More
It is unlikely that the court would order "shared custody". If the mother is unfit the grandmother can petition to be appointed the legal guardian of the child. However, the father must consent. It is unlikely that the court would order "shared custody". If the mother is unfit the grandmother can petition to be appointed the legal guardian of the child. However, the father must consent. It is unlikely that the court would order "shared… Read More
Can a grandmother take custody of her grandchild if the mother is unfit and the father lives is in jail going to get deported?
The court would have to award you custody.
It's quite possible.
If a mother and father have joint custody can the father leave the child with the grandmother when the father goes out of the country?
If it's his turn, and the court gave 1/2-and-1/2 custody. Maybe.
The parties must have the consent of the father and file a petition for guardianship in the probate court. If the father does not consent there will be a hearing and he may request custody.
Sure. If the identity of the father is unknown, the mother will probably get full custody, unless the child is given up for adoption or foster care.
Can a married father win custody of a child The mother is deceased and child currently living with grandmother?
Custody issues are decided by the courts on the basis of the best interest of the child in question. If the child is likely to be cared for better by the father than by the grandmother, then yes, the father would have a good chance of winning custody.
If the mother doesnt work but has less custody then the father does the father have to pay child support?
Do what the court says, but fight for it.
Your grandmother is the mother of your mother or the mother of your father.
Your maternal grandmother is the mother of your mother. Similarly your paternal grandmother is the mother of your father, paternal grandfather is father of your father and maternal grandfather is father of your mother.
If child support hearing is set and mother has left the child with the grandmother can the father file for full custody?
Yes; he can.
As long as the Grandmother is willing and able to take custody of the child.
It depends on the circumstances. If the father wants custody the court will consider his request once he has established his paternity. If he does not the court may approve permanent guardianship in the grandmother.
What if the father is not in the child's life and the stepfather wants to have joint custody with the mother?
Get over it..the kid doesnt want you!
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If the father doesnt show to court for custody does the mother get custody automatically defaulted that day?
Yes. Its the same as not showing up for other court dates.
I'm assuming you are the father and a fit parent and then yes, you would probably get custody.
In the United States, a fit mother will almost always win custody over a grandmother. There would need to be some other considerations for a grandmother to win.
i call my mother mommy and for my father is daddy i call my grandmother lola
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.
What should be the fathers first move if Mother and father are not married but baby has fathers last name mother left baby with her mother grandmother is willing to help father gain full custody?
Get a good family law lawyer.
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
Can a 16 year old father file for legal custody of his child in Ohio- The mother is also a minor or would the grandmother have to apply for custody of her grandchild?
The father can file for it himself. It's every parents right even if they are minors.
No, but the father can get the custody if he proves that the mother has bad habits like alcoholic or consume drugs.
The father would have priority unless he has been deemed unfit or does not want custody. If the father consents the grandmother will likely be appointed legal guardian. If he objects there will be a hearing at which both sides present evidence to support their request for custody and the court will render a decision based on the best interest of the child. The grandmother should consult with an attorney who specializes in custody issues.
Can a mother give the grandmother custody without fathers consent if the father lives in a room does not work and is going out quite frequently to drink?
No. The father must consent. No. The father must consent. No. The father must consent. No. The father must consent.
If the mother loses her parental rights and the grandmother has the child does the father still have to pay child support?
Yes, but it will go to her. See related link for filing for custody.
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.
I believe that the Mother should always have full Custody.. After the father is a convicted felon
Can a father in wi. get temporary full custody if mother is homeless?
Who can get custody of the child if the mother is deceased the biological father or the mother's mother?
Each situation is different and there is no set answer. The judge will decide. If the biological father is a fit parent then he will most likely be awarded custody. The grandmother would most likely have visitation rights. The judge will look at the situation and decide what is best for the welfare of the child.
Could be your Grandmother too if she is the mother of the brother or sister of your father or mother. If she is the mother of the spouse of a person married to the brother or sister of your father or mother, then there is really no relation.
The compound noun is grandmother (grand+mother), a word for the mother of your father or your mother.
In most circumstances the mother gets primary custody.
Joint custody is between two parents, which are usually a mother and a father.
How often is the father awarded custody of the child over the mother in North Carolina?
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.
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.
Grandmother in English. English does not distinguish between the Mother's mother and the Father's mother, they are both called Grandmother.
No, although most courts favor custody to the mother.
Can a father who has joint custody with the mother stop her from visiting another state with the child
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.
Can a father just take a baby from the mother if they were never married without establishing custody first in Missouri?
No. The unmarried mother has sole custody until the father has established his paternity legally, in court and then requested (and obtained) joint custody and visitations. No. The unmarried mother has sole custody until the father has established his paternity legally, in court and then requested (and obtained) joint custody and visitations. No. The unmarried mother has sole custody until the father has established his paternity legally, in court and then requested (and obtained) joint… 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.
Grandmother in Norwegian is bestemor, BUT you can also say mormor if she's the mother of your mother, and farmor if she's the mother of your father.
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.
The mother. If she dies, her parents get custody.
Guardianship, but not custody. The father can still challenge. see links