How to Help My Husband With the Loss of His Mother?

Answer Dealing with the loss of a parent can be a heart wrenching experience full of sadness, despair and helplessness. When helping your husband recover from the death of a parent, provide him with suffi... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Help My Husband With the Loss of His Mother

If the mother leaves her child and husband and the husband takes over the care of the child who has legal rights to that child and does the father have to pay child support to the mother?

Answer If a mother leaves her children in her husbands care and leaves the marital home then he owes her no child support. In fact she owes him child support. They have joint custody of the childr... Read More »

If the mother has sole physical custody and shares joint legal custody with the father the two never married if the mother dies can her husband who is not the baby's biological father assume custody?

Biological Father Gets Custody No, unless the baby's biological father relenquishes his parental rights, he would get custody of the child if the mother dies, not her husband. The biological father... Read More »

When a mother is deceased and her son was adopted by her new husband how can the son live with whomever he choses?

Having a choice of where to live is a matter of age (is the son in his late teens?), mental maturity, and the interests of the custodian in the boy's hapiness and comfort.

Can a husband his wife and son live in a 3 bedroom apartment with his mother-in-law in the state of Alabama?