Can a father keep a child away from the mother?

Answer No. A father has absolutely no right to keep a child away from the mother unless there is a court order to that effect.

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How can a mother keep her child away from their father in Ohio?

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How do you proceed if you live in Maine and want to adopt a child in Florida from a mother who wishes to sell her child and the father does not wish to keep the child?

Yes, this is possible if the child hasn't been adopted. or the mother could destroy everything the child has known and regain custody after they are adopted. This would be a very wrong act and it i... Read More »

Can a teenage mother take her child away from the father?

He has the right to sign the birth certificate and go to court and prove paternity and then petition for visitation, child support and custody. If he gets the court orders she can not go against them.