Can the step parent take custody a step child in a divorce?

Answer That depends upon the custody agreement.

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Can a step parent get custody of the children after divorce?

Depends on the circumstances. Legally step parents don't have any right to the step children. Speak to your lawyer about your chances.

Does a step parent have the right to open and read their step child's mail?

Yes, if the stepchild is under the age of 18.A step-parent is a legal guardian just like the other parents involved.

Why would a step child lie about abuse of a step parent?

Because that's not there real dad or mom and they dislike or have problems about them.---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Or because they se... Read More »

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