Can a grandmother take custody of her grandchild if the mother is unfit and the father lives is in jail going to get deported?

Answer The court would have to award you custody.

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How likely is it for a grandmother to receive custody of her grandchild when the grandchild is living with her father and her mother died and she feels like the household is unfit for her?

Answer It depends on how truly unfit the living situation is. If you believe the child's welfare is in danger, you should have your local department of children and families initiate an investiga... Read More »

If the father doesn't have custody and the mother is unfit can a grandmother get custody?

If a 16-year-old lives in LA with mother and father lives in MS and they have joint custody with the mother being dominant can the child leave home to go live with the father legally?

Answer Where I come from, I believe so, yes. A 16 year old is old enough to decide which parent he or she wants to live with. If you just up and leave to go live with your father without telling yo... Read More »

What can a grandmother do to get custody of her unborn grandchild if there is evidence that the woman who is carrying the child is not taking proper care of herself and lives on the streets?

Answer Get help thru soial service, child protection whatever it's called where you live.If she isn't caring for herself then she isn't caring for her unborn baby. Please don't think you can't do s... Read More »