Can a mother lose custody is she is a drug addict?

Answer Yes and rightly so

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How to Deal With Having a Drug Addict for a Mother?

When your parents are addicted to drugs, it can be hard to live your life the way you want it, especially if you are a teenager or even younger. There are ways to move on and go forward, no matter ... Read More »

Could a military member whose dependent mother is helping care for two female children lose custody simply because the mother wants physical custody?

Answer You should have fought for sole custody of your children from the beginning. If the mother of the children has had visitation rights and is a fit mother, yes, she can fight you for the righ... Read More »

How can you best gain custody of your child who is currently living with its mother in another state when the mother has a history of drug use and police involvement?

Answer If you simply take the child, you'll likely be charged with kidnapping. Your best bet would probably be to take her to court for custody on the grounds that she is an unfit mother. The wise... Read More »

How can a mother lose custody of a minor in Texas?

If she has been found to be an unfit parent. See the related question for factors a court uses to judge a parent to be unfit.