How many weeks does it take to get custody of a child?

Answer Answer There is no specific time limit for awarding custody. Although the court tries to be as expediant as possible for the benefit of all the concerned parties. The time frame depends on factors ... Read More »

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If i have shared custody and my ex's husband is hitting my child and i have made a child abuse complaint should i assume full custody and not let my child return there since the social services knows?

If your ex husband it hitting your child just tell the police they will talk care of all the confusing stuff and they might bring your ex husband to jail cause you broke up and he isn't in your fam... Read More »

Does a company have the right to fire a child for having to leave for 6 weeks due to court ordered custody?

How can an aunt obtain custody of a niece who she has been taking care of for 3 weeks and has had no contact with the child's parents who are drug abusers?

Answer The best method would be to contact the state's division of child protective services for assistance.They will begin an investigation and their findings will determine what action (if any) ... Read More »

Can a parent that is behind in child support get joint custody of a child whos mother already has full legal custody?

AnswerCertainly some evidence of responsibility (ie paying child support, job, time spent with the child) would help your case. Joint custody, however, is not just for the purpose of reducing chil... Read More »