Does a father have any legal rights if his wife leaves him and takes their child?

Answer Answer If you weren't abusive, an alcoholic or into drugs and your wife just left you, then she has no right to keep your child away from you. However, if you choose to see your child then it's yo... Read More »

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If the mother leaves her child and husband and the husband takes over the care of the child who has legal rights to that child and does the father have to pay child support to the mother?

Answer If a mother leaves her children in her husbands care and leaves the marital home then he owes her no child support. In fact she owes him child support. They have joint custody of the childr... Read More »

What legal rights do stepchildren have if their father passes away and doesn't put them in his will and leaves everything to his present wife?

No rights. Step-children do not have any rights to the step parents' estate unless they are included in the will, or adopted (and therefore actual children, not step.)

Does an illegal father have rights to u.s born child mother is also a us citizen parents are not married does the father have legal rights to this child?

It depends.In pakistan, the father has the custody.In US, both parents would be considered for custody, however case is stacked against father from get go based on his illegal status in US. However... Read More »

Is it possible to legally terminate the parental rights of a father who does not pay child support without exonerating him from his legal financial obligation to the child?

It is unlikely to succeed. Even if he doesn't pay, he still has rights to see the child. Access rights are not linked to maintenance (child support). Denial of access cannot be used as a weapon to... Read More »