Does a child have to visit a parent who has visitation rights?

Answer Yes. Court orders must be followed until they can be modified by returning to court and placing the issue before the judge. A custodial parent who doesn't honor the standing visitation order is in ... Read More »

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If one parent has full custody does that mean that the other parent gives up all rights and visitation to that child?

Answer No. Courts are very concerned that children have the opportunity to spend time with both parents. Unless there are mitigating circumstances, such as proven previous abuse. Even in this scen... Read More »

Can a non-custodial parent with visitation move to another state and still have visitation rights?

Yes. In most jurisdictions, a move out of state by either parent is sufficient cause to re-assess a child's access schedule. The new schedule will take into account the best interests of the child,... Read More »

Does the biological parent have visitation rights?

As in a single father? No, not until court ordered. see link

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 »