How old does the child have to be in Maryland to decide on visitation rights?

Answer If the parents are married that depends on the circumstances. Either parent has equal parental rights. Either can take the child to vacation in another state or to visit friends or relatives. If on... Read More »

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Does a father that was ruled unfit by a judge due to a juvenile charge have any visitation rights after the mother signed over her rights to her parents and they have not let father meet or see child?

That would vary from state to state, and court to court. You would need to contact your state child welfare department, and perhaps an attorney.

Does a child have to visit a parent who has visitation rights?

Yes. Court orders must be followed until they can be modified by returning to court and placing the issue before the judge. A custodial parent who doesn't honor the standing visitation order is in ... Read More »

Does the father of your child have any rights as a father if he is illegal and will be deported if he goes to court to fight for visitation rights?

Answer Yes, he still has a right to be the child's father. Illegally or Legally he is the child's biological father and no matter what anyone says You, the mother and The father laid down and had t... Read More »

Does a 14 year old child have any rights concerning visitation changes?

No. The situation would need to be serious enough for the court to address the issue and render a new order. The custodial parent would need to bring the child's concerns to the attention of the co... Read More »