Can a South Carolina judge order a drug test in custody case?

Answer If there is evidence to necessitate it, but if it is simply based on an allegation by one parent, both should be tested.

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If you want to contest custody because you believe that the legal custodian of a child is using drugs how do you get a court to order a drug test?

Answer Contact DCFS (social services) give them the needed information and request they do an investigation. If they find proof of drug use they will remove the child(ren) from the home. A court he... Read More »

If the father is in jail for domestic violence at the time of a custody case does the judge usually give the mother sole custody?

Answer Yes, the safe environment of a child always comes first, so your chances of gaining full custody are high.

If the parents live in two different cities do they still have the right to joint custody or will the judge order one of them sole custody?

Answer Best Interests of the children. Are you talking about physical custody or legal custody? Visitation schedule?Hopefully the parents can work it out in concilation court.for more details see... Read More »

What kind of things does the judge look at to order joint custody?

%DETAILS% Answer See CA Family Law Code 3040 - 3048 Answer many things come into play here. even though not required, a j... Read More »