Can a grandparent get visitation rights with their grandchildren?

Answer Briefly, all states require that the grandparents have the burden of proving the visits are in the best interest of the child. Be advised that when the grandparents are trying to wrest control of g... Read More »

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Grandparent Visitation Rights in Virginia?

In Virginia, grandparents have rights to custody and visitation with their grandchild under certain circumstances. Primarily, a Virginia family court allows a grandparent to join a custody petition... Read More »

Oklahoma Grandparent Visitation Rights?

According to Oklahoma Statute title 43 section 109.4, grandparents in the state of Oklahoma have the right to petition the court for reasonable visitation to their minor unmarried grandchildren.

Can a non-custodial parent lose visitation rights if they continually miss their court ordered visitation?

Merely because the non-custodial parent is unable to attend the court ordered visitation, it does not mean that he or she will automatically loose his or her visitation rights. If the non-custodial... Read More »

Do grandparents have legal rights to their grandchildren?

Most states have laws that allow grandparents visitation rights, if it can be proven that the visits would be in the best interest of the child. How stringent the burden of proof is on the grandpar... Read More »