Can the father get full custody if mother has mental illness?

Answer Answer Yes, however the decision would have to be made by the court after a full investigation.

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If the mother has sole physical custody and shares joint legal custody with the father the two never married if the mother dies can her husband who is not the baby's biological father assume custody?

Biological Father Gets Custody No, unless the baby's biological father relenquishes his parental rights, he would get custody of the child if the mother dies, not her husband. The biological father... Read More »

Can a father who has joint physical custody of his sons be granted full custody if the mother is convicted and serves jail time for a DUI?

Answer Possibly. It doesn't help her case at all to have a DUI. It doesn't hurt to take her to court over this. Also, you should mention that being away from the kids for 6 months has hurt their r... Read More »

If a mother with a child enters rehab to fix her problems can the father get full custody where they already have joint custody?

It really depends. I think that the mother and father should have full custody. I say this because the mother is doing this to get better, for the benefit of her kids. Some might argue that she sho... Read More »

Can a father give full custody to the mother?

Yes. You should visit the family court and inquire about what must be filed with the court. There should be a form available. Each can sign the petition and once it is signed by a judge it will bec... Read More »