If your ex lives in Washington and your son and you reside in Pennsylvania how do get custody papers drawn up so you know he will be returned to you after visitations?
The rules of visitation rights are included in the original custody agreement. If the exact wording is not present, the law presumes the noncustodial parent will adhere to the wishes of the primary custodial parent in such matters, or be in violation of a court order. If there is a joint custody order in place it should stipulate which parent is the managing conservator.
The mother can still have sole legal and physical custody when the father is awarded visitations. Custody and visitations are separate matters. The mother would be required to obey the visitation schedule. Read More
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
If the family court has jurisdiction over your case and there are custody and visitation orders in place then you must return to court for modifications if you wish to relocate and thereby affect the visitations of the non-custoduial parent. You need the court's permission. If the family court has jurisdiction over your case and there are custody and visitation orders in place then you must return to court for modifications if you wish to… 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
Does an unmarried mother still have sole custody after father has been awarded visitation in Tennessee?
She needs to review the court order that established the visitations. The order should state the legal custody arrangement along with the visitation schedule. For example it could state, "The mother shall have sole legal custody and the father shall have the right to visitations with the child every other weekend and alternating holidays." Read More
Generally, in the United States, an unmarried mother has sole custody of her child until the father has established his paternity in court. When he does establish his paternity he can request custody, visitations and a child support order can be entered. Read More
Lives in Reading, Pennsylvania. Visits his kids in Pennsylvania when he has custody. Read More
What is the chance of the biological father getting custody if a mother has two DUIs and she moved to a different state and will not let the father know the residence?
If a judge has granted you visitation rights, then it's called kidnapping, if you have never been granted visitations, time to get a lawyer, and get your visitations, you have rights too as a father, the DUI will possibly help you get joint or sole custody, good luck! Read More
No. A father has the right to see their child. Only the court can bar visitations. A mother who refuses to allow the father his visitation rights risks losing custody. Read More
You have sole legal control over the child, the child lives with you and the non-custodial parent has visitations. Read More
Can legal and physical custody be taken away from mother if she was assaulted by the father in 2009 in front of child and she stopped visitation?
She cannot stop visitations on her own for any reason. Only the court can change a visitation order. She must request that the court modify the visitation order and provide police reports detailing the assault. If she stops the visitations on her own she could lose custody. Read More
You have the right for scheduled visitations and to pay child support after paternity has been established by a DNA test. Before that you have no rights. Afterwards you can petition the court for visitation and custody. Read More
It means to order someone returned to full custody (usually associated with ordering someone back to jail). 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
A mother cannot deny court ordered visitations. She must return to court, seek a modification of the order and provide evidence that will compel the court to limit visitations. "Unfitness" must be determined by the court. A mother cannot deny court ordered visitations. She must return to court, seek a modification of the order and provide evidence that will compel the court to limit visitations. "Unfitness" must be determined by the court. A mother cannot… Read More
It depends on marital status. If married, parents have equal parental rights. If unmarried, the mother has custody and the father must establish his paternity legally. Once established he can request joint custody and visitations. Read More
That will make the court process easier. The other parent can sign their consent for you to have sole physical and legal custody. The judge will usually sign it with advice that the parent without custody maintain a relationship with the child by regular visitations. The court may set up a visitation schedule. Read More
Generally, if the parents are unmarried the mother has sole custody and control in most states until the father can establish his paternity. Once paternity is established in court, the father can request visitations or custody through the court. If the mother retains physical custody she can request that the court issue a child support order. If the father gets physical custody he can request a child support order. Read More
My son's father is very behind on his child support....does he still have the right to his visitations?
Yes. Custody and child support are two separate issues. One is not contingent on the other. Read More
Return to court and file a motion for contempt. Continued contempt of court ordered visitations can result in the custodial parent losing custody. Read More
How can you get an emergency custody granted when there is a court order involve and the primary custody parent is abusive in Pennsylvania?
Through a preponderance of the evidence presented to the judge Read More
The father can petition the court for a visitation schedule and he can also ask for joint custody. At the same time the mother can request a child support order. The court will review the situation and issue the appropriate orders. If the mother has complaints about the father, wants to object to visitations and custody or think she has proof he is unfit she should consult with an attorney who specializes in custody issues… Read More
If you were married to him when you gave birth to the children he is presumed, by law, to be their father. If you are still married he doesn't need to petition for custody but he can petition for visitations. If you know he is not the father then you should consult with an attorney who specializes in custody issues to determine your options under the law in your jurisdiction. Read More
Odds are you will be returned to custody. Depending on the severity of the violation, you may be put on more sever restrictions or even returned to prison. Read More
How do you get custody papers drawn up on your 21-month-old son when his father lives in Washington and you live in Pennsylvania and the child is in your custody but it is not court appointed?
The person with whom the child currently lives may file a petition for custody in the state where reside. Contact the clerk of the family or domestic court of jurisdiction to obtain information concerning the issue. Or if possible obtain the assistance of a qualified attorney. Read More
YOu need to be over 18 years of age, and petition the probate court for custody in the county the child lives in. Read More
You need to file a motion for contempt of the court order. If the custodial parent continues to violate the court ordered visitations they may lose custody. You need to stay on top of the situation and file the motion for contempt as soon as possible. You need to file a motion for contempt of the court order. If the custodial parent continues to violate the court ordered visitations they may lose custody. You need… Read More
Is it possible to get sole custody if the non custodial parent is unreliable and does not exercise his visitations?
Anything is possible, but it's going to require a lot of documentation and very good argument on your behalf. One would have to prove to the court that sole rather than joint custody is in the best interest of the child. Read More
No. First you need the consent of the other parent and the visitation order modified by the court. You cannot interfere with the other parent's rights and by moving you would be interfering with visitations. No. First you need the consent of the other parent and the visitation order modified by the court. You cannot interfere with the other parent's rights and by moving you would be interfering with visitations. No. First you need the… Read More
If their parent is not present to take advantage of their court ordered visitations the custodial parent should return to court to change the order, especially if there is a concern for the child's safety. The child has the right to be in the care and custody of the non-custodial parent during visitations and should not be forced to spend their visits with others in the absence of their parent. Read More
Under Wisconsin law, an unmarried mother has sole legal custody until a court enters other orders. An unmarried father must take the necessary steps to establish his paternity legally. Once he has established his paternity he can petition for custody rights and visitations and child support guidelines can be enforced. Read More
Can a mother take her child from its father and keep it with her at her house if there is no residency order in place?
If the parents are married they both have equal right to the child unless one party gets temporary custody pending a divorce. If they are unmarried and have never been married the mother automatically has custody. The father would have to go to court to establish his paternity and petition for joint custody and visitations. Read More
yes ur child ur responsibility if ur concerned take to court and get full custody no visitations 4 the father Read More
If you are married and have children and you have been the person at the house with them and you divorce can he take the children from you?
No. Both will have custody and the visitations will have to worked out. The only thing that will change this will be if you are not the mother or you have been in prison or in a mental hospital. You need to work with a lawyer. Read More
The grandmmother turned the child's stepfather in for child abuse and the mother was charged with child endangerment because she let him do it can the mother deny visitation rights to the grandmother?
In most states the parent can decide to end visitations with grandparents. If the allegations were true however, perhaps the grandmother should petition for legal custody of the children or at least court ordered visitations. This sounds like a serious case. Hopefully the child has been removed from the mother's home and moved to a safe environment. If not, other family members should pursue the permanent removal. In most states the parent can decide to… Read More
Grandmother has custody of grandchild and is in need of help. Can a mother have visitations with her child if she is a convicted felon and the case is still open?
Grandmother should review her guardianship orders to see if there are any limitations regarding visits with the mother. She could also visit the court and ask to speak with an advocate for advice as to whether the mother should have visitations. Grandmother would be wise to follow all orders and get the courts guidance or she could lose custody. Read More
Can the woman who has physical but not legal custody of you report you as a runaway at the age of 17 in Pennsylvania if you live with her?
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When it pertains to custodial issues related to minor children all US states have laws that allow for sole and joint custody by the biological parents. Read More
You are not going to be arrested. But you can be taken into custody and returned to your parents. Read More
Can a 16 year old choose to live with her mother's ex-husband even if he is not her biological or adopted father in Pennsylvania?
Not choose, but in Pennsylvania, a stepfather can file for custody. Read More
You do not have the right to deny visitations but if you do, the father can and should request a court hearing to establish his paternity and get visitation rights. He can request custody or joint custody and the court will render a decision. If the child is to remain with the mother the court will set up a child support order and the father can file contempt charges if the mother withholds visitation or… Read More
It depends on your status: married/unmarried, divorced/separated, etc. Depending on your circumstances and the facts in your particular case you may need to establish your rights by a court action. A married father has equal parental rights. An unmarried father must establish his paternity legally and arrange for a hearing if he wants custody and/or visitations. Custody and visitation are addressed in a divorce by court orders. Generally, if the parents are unmarried the mother… Read More
Where you can find forms to submit to court for a relocation of your minor children you have sole custody and father does has visitations every other weekend?
First place to begin would be with the court that awarded you the custody of your children. The office of The Clerk Of The Court should have the proper forms for your use, or the can probably direct you on how to find them (perhaps download them from a state website). Read More
Of course not. Mom and Dad (assuming they have custody) get to decide where you live. Read More
Joint custody is a court order whereby custody of a child is awarded to both parties. In joint custody both parents are "custodial parents" and neither parent is a non-custodial parents, or in other words the child has two custodial parents. Read More
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The court will address visitation and child support when it considers the petition for custody. If there are no orders in place and the parents are married they both have parental rights including a right of visitation. If unmarried, the "other parent" need to have parental rights established which they will be during the aforementioned proceeding. Visitations should be allowed prior to the proceeding unless there is an issue of child endangerment that will be… Read More
Your child will get the name you give him if you are the mother. It the parents are not legally married then the mother has the right to choose the child's name. The father must establish his paternal rights in court after the child is born. Then he can petition for joint custody, visitations and a child support order can be established. Your child will get the name you give him if you are the… Read More
The custody agreement between Kidman and ex-husband, Tom Cruise, was never publicly released, their adopted children stayed in L.A. with Cruise when Kidman returned to Australia. Read More