Can you get sole custody of your child if his father is an alcoholic?

Answer Just to say that someone is a alcoholic is very vague. You need proof to present in court that he is and that he is neglecting the child.

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What exactly does sole legal custody mean in Virginia if in exchange for dropping child support you received sole custody of your daughter and the father can only visit if you approve?

Answer Sole custody means you have all the power. You can choose to keep the father out of their life until the children turn 18 if you want to or you can allow visits.

If the mother of a child has sole custody and the father has visitation rights can she give the child away to someone else besides the father without the fathers consent?

Answer No she can't. If her ex is a good man and a good father when he has visitation rights then she has no right to tear the child away from him. He can fight it in a court of law. Before one act... Read More »

Can you get sole custody of your unborn child if the father left the city leaving no way to contact him?

Answer Yes, it is called 'abandonment' and you have it automatically when he left you. If he returned to your life at a later time, he would have to pay back child support. The court would never al... Read More »

Can father get sole custody of an eighteen year old when mother has sole legal and physical custody?

Answer The 18 year old is considered an adult. Nobody can have physical or legal custody of her.