Can the noncustodial parent keap the child not return to custodial parent?

Answer No they can not. The key here is the "custodial parent" . You may be able to go to court. But if you keep the child and you are not the custodial parent and there is a court order saying the other ... Read More »

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If custodial parent moves out of state and leaves child with noncustodial parent does the noncustodial parent automatically gain custody?

No, but the non-custodial parent has a pretty good case for getting custody in court.

If a child leaves their home to live with the noncustodial parent is the custodial parent responsible for child support payments?

Answer No, the parent whom the child began residing would need to file for custody and also support before the original custodial parent would be obligated. However there would be no guarantee that... Read More »

Does noncustodial parent have rights to the child if the child is taken from custodial parent?

Could be possible, depending on their circumstances, according to whatever judge they plead their case to. The biological parent would be the primary choice unless they have been determined to be u... Read More »

If non custodial parent owes back child support and the child goes to live with the non custodial parent does the custodial parent at that point have to begin paying child support?

Yes, in most circumstances. However, you need to notify the court of the change in circumstances as soon as possible. The existing child support order and custody order will remain in effect until ... Read More »