Can you visit out of state when you have joint custody?

Answer Moving Out of State This is all dependent on the State in which you live. I am a paralegal and also a mother that has joint custody with the father and I have legally removed my children from the s... Read More »

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If you have primary physical custody and joint legal custody do you have move rights then the parent that does not have physical custody when it comes to the best interest of the child?

Answer yes and no. joint legal basically means the other parent can get any and all legal info on the child such as medical records, school records and of course anything legal or court related if... Read More »

If you have joint secondary custody and the custodial parent puts the child in a behavioral facility do you have a right to visit them?

Answer If you have any custody you can. If you have been living an arrangement other than the court ordered which is not uncommon with parents who aren't fighting. You have every right to revert b... Read More »

My wife has sole physical custody but I have joint legal custody will I still get my kids one night per week if I move out of state or if she does?

Answer Yes.It is possible for joint custody to be awarded under such circumstances.Two of the biggest factors would be the age of the child or children and the viability of the parenting plan subm... Read More »

If parents have joint custody is the child required by law to visit one parent if he does not want to?

Answer No, a child cannot be forced to visit a parent. If a compromise cannot be reached to everyone's satisfaction; either parent can petition the court to order counseling for all parties involve... Read More »