How long can your child go without seeing his dad?

Answer A child needs his father, just as much as he needs his mother. Whether or not the child can see his dad, it will be an adjustment because both of the parents are considered security blankets, and i... Read More »

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If CPS places a child in your custody in Texas how long do you have to wait before trying to adopt the child and how much does an adoption like this cost?

It depends if it is a kinship placement or not.  If the child is related to you, you can file for adoption as part of the termination of parental rights or anytime thereafter.  If it is a kinship... Read More »

How long does a parent have to be out of a child's life before he is considered to have abandoned that child?

It depends on where you live. Even in the US, it varies by state, but it's generally 1+ year(s). Just to point out that in most cases child support--even if it's only paid because the court has for... Read More »

How long does it take to get a child custody if the child is with another party's care?

Answer It is an uphill battle. If the child is happy and well taken care of, the court will find no reason to uproot the child just to give him to you. However, if there is neglect or abuse, then ... Read More »

How long do you have to pay back payments for child support after child support ends?