How do you make a case for joint custody?

Answer One of the main efforts of most father's groups is to "work towards assuring that wherever possible every child be given the opportunity to maintain a parent/child relationship with both his parent... Read More »

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How can you get joint custody or physical custody when mother has sole custody of child?

There is a difference between physical and legal custody. The court can award joint legal custody to the parents and determine that one parent will have physical custody. It can also award joint ph... Read More »

If a father is seeking joint custody and the mother has been served court papers what rights does the father have until the case goes to court?

It depends if you've made an effort to support your child. If you ran away from your responsibilities and didn't pay that child support then those are marks against you in the court system. If the ... Read More »

If you have joint custody do you have say when your ex-spouse gets a roommate who in your case will be closer to your child's room than his father?

Answer Does your ex-spouse have any say in whom you date?Unless you can prove that your child is in danger by this situation, you have no say.You may want to speak to a local law officer about your... Read More »

In Texas when the child's mother dies does the joint custody father get custody?

Properly, yes, however there can be complications. If the mother names some other person guardianship, the father could be facing an expensive custody challenge. This issue should be clarified in t... Read More »