How can grandparents get custody in Texas?

Answer If there's a reason, it would require a motion for custody of a child in need of care.

Top Q&A For: How can grandparents get custody in Texas

Does the father have any custodial rights in Texas if the mother has custody but the child lives with the grandparents?

Do you have a court order saying you have visitation? Are you the biological father? If so then YES. Go back to court and file for custody.

Does illegal father has more rights than grandparents Father wants full custody child's been living with grandparents for four years in AZ?

As an illegal, he probably does not have access to the legal system. The grandparents should probably determine if the father is a fit parent and, if so, do the right thing.

Can a father take his child from the grandparents if no custody order is in place the mother has hid from him for a year and will not give him an address to serve custody papers?

No. Assuming the parents are unmarried, the father must establish his paternity in order to establish his parental rights. This is a serious and complicated situation, legally. If he just takes the... Read More »

Can paternal grandparents get custody?

Both parents would need to consent to the appointment of the grandparents as legal guardians. If there is no consent, the grandparents would need to provide compelling evidence that the parents are... Read More »